Dana Walden on Female Leadership: ‘We’ve Come Such a Long Way’

Published on Oct 11, 2019

Disney-ABC executive Dana Walden talked about the importance of being a role model for young women and her commitment to helping fund cancer research Friday at Variety’s Power of Women event presented by Lifetime.

The chairman of Disney Television Studios and ABC Entertainment was recognized for her fundraising work with UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. She was introduced by Ryan Murphy, who thanked the executive for her support both in his television career and when his son Ford faced a serious health challenge.

“Dana has the best intel on the best doctors,” Murphy said. “Ford had

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Author: Nate Nickolai