Speaker Terri Minsky

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Terri Minsky

Creator & Executive Producer, Andi Mack


Terri Minsky has built an extensive career in the television and media industry as a producer, writer, creator and journalist. She created Lizzie McGuire, a defining hit live-action and animated series for Disney Channel that resonated with a generation of kids and tweens. Continuing her track record of writing strong and relatable female characters, Minsky returned to Disney Channel as creator and executive producer of its hit series, Andi Mack.

Minsky also created Less Than Perfect and The Geena Davis Show for ABC and Finding Carter for MTV. She also served as a consultant for the hit cable series Sex and the City.

She has a far-reaching list of writing credits including Pearl starring Rhea Pearlman and Carol Kane, Central Park starring Raquel Welch; and Sibs starring Jami Gertz and Dan Castellaneta.

Her producer credits include The CW's The Carrie Diaries, ABC's Cashmere Mafia, CBS' Doctor, Doctor and Viacom TV's Flying Blind.

Prior to working in television, Minsky was a writer for The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, New York Daily News, and magazines including New York, Esquire and Premiere.

She currently resides in New York with her family.

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