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SYLVIA CHASE
SYLVIA CHASE
Narrator

Sylvia Chase is an award-winning broadcast journalist with more than three decades' experience in network and public television. Her work has been honored with Peabody, duPont-Columbia, Emmy and Washington Press Club awards, among others. She has been a contributing correspondent to NOW, where her investigative report on the history of Medicare Part D legislation was nominated for an Emmy Award for Business & Financial Reporting. Prior to her work with NOW, Ms. Chase was a correspondent for ABC News, assigned to Primetime, the weekly television news magazine program. She also hosted the ABC Radio News weekly Perspective, dedicated to stories behind the news headlines. Ms. Chase anchored the news on KRON-TV in San Francisco from 1985 to 1990, where she also reported and hosted six documentaries per year. She was on the correspondent team that kicked off 20/20, the ABC News weekly magazine. During the 1970s, Ms. Chase was a pioneer female reporter and correspondent for the CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite and an anchor producer of a daytime news magazine program at the network.

THOMAS M. CASCIATO
THOMAS M. CASCIATO
Executive producer

Tom Casciato is an Emmy award-winning television executive and documentary-film producer, director and writer. His critically acclaimed work has appeared on PBS, ABC, NBC, TBS and Showtime, both as stand-alone specials and on such diverse series as Frontline, National Geographic's Explorer, Moyers on America and ABC News' Turning Point. His documentary Global Health: America's Response for the PBS program NOW, was called "devastating" by the New York Daily News, and was nominated for a 2006 Emmy for Best Report in a Newsmagazine. His work has received numerous awards including two Emmys and eight additional Emmy nominations, as well as the duPont-Columbia Gold Baton, the Peabody Award, the Dateline Club's Society of Professional Journalists First Amendment Award, the Harry Chapin Media Award, the Christopher Award, and honorable mention for the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award. From 2002 to 2004 Mr. Casciato was senior producer of the PBS program NOW with Bill Moyers.

SCOTT DAVIS
SCOTT DAVIS
Senior producer

Scott Davis is an Emmy Award-winning producer of national news and public affairs programming at Thirteen/WNET New York. He is currently the Senior Producer of Expos√?¬© and the Senior Broadcast Producer of Wide Angle, the award-winning, prime-time international documentary series. Previously Mr. Davis served as the Supervising Producer for news and public affairs programs where he oversaw all aspects of production for multiple, continuing, national series such as Roadtrip Nation and Religion & Ethics Newsweekly. He was also the Senior Producer for the PBS personal finance newsmagazine That Money Show, for which he produced the program's news cover-stories, managed the production team, supervised the program website, and helped to develop the overall look and production values. Prior to joining Thirteen, Mr. Davis was the Supervising Producer for NOW with Bill Moyers, where he managed all aspects of the program's production. He has also produced for Phil Donahue, Larry King, and Charlie Rose.