Nina Tassler is Advisor and former Chairman, CBS Entertainment. She spent more than a decade as head of entertainment programming for the network, where she shepherded such hit series as “CSI,” “NCIS,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “The Good Wife” and “Criminal Minds.”
During her tenure, Tassler and her team expanded CBS’s year-round programming strategy with event summer series; strengthened CBS’s top-rated daytime lineup with a balance of dramas, game shows and the Emmy Award-nominated talk show “The Talk,” and led the network’s late night programming transition with “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”
Tassler serves on the Board of Jewish Family Services, is a member of the Ambassador Council of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and serves on the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Executive Committee and on the Board of Directors of the Academy Foundation. She is a member of the Board of Trustees for Boston University and the Board of the Paley Center for Media.