BROOKLYN COLLEGE
DEPARTMENT OF THEATER

 

Elizabeth Hines
Adjunct Lecturer, Financial Accounting (Associate Director, CBS Television Network)

Elizabeth Hines (Brooklyn College)

 

MS, Accounting, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College
BA, English & BA, Drama, Muhlenberg College

Elizabeth Hines is currently the Associate Director of Operations and Engineering for the CBS Television Network where she manages accounting functions for studio operations, facilities, broadcast, sports, and news. In her work for CBS, she has worked with productions as varied as The Early Show, 48 Hours, 60 Minutes, and Last Week Tonight, Bethenny, The Nate Berkus Show, and The Late Show — both with David Letterman and Stephen Colbert.

Before coming to CBS, Ms. Hines was the Controller of Broadway Asia Entertainment and Associate Finance Director at Richard Frankel Productions. During her nine years with Mr. Frankel and his partners, Ms. Hines managed the financial reporting and accounting operations for Hairspray, The Producers, STOMP, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, and numerous national and touring productions averaging $300M in annual gross revenues.

Ms. Hines was part of the founding team of Broadway Television Network and has worked on various independent films as both crew and producer. Extensive technical theatre experience with Guild Hall of East Hampton and the Highlands Playhouse provides her with a solid knowledge and appreciation of the production process.

In addition to her work in the broadcast and theatrical industries, Ms. Hines has served on boards of The Knowleton and Kent Place School. She is an executive member of Women in Cable Telecommunications and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. She received her bachelor's degree (English & Drama) from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania and her master's degree (Accountancy) from the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College in New York City.