Morning Fill Up with Colleen Rose Dunnegan

Producer, Oprah Winfrey's HArpo studios

Held july 24, 2015 at 7am at The garage

Colleen Rose Dunnegan is a television producer and media relations professional from Chicago.

Born and raised in the small town of DeWitt, Iowa, Colleen attended St. Ambrose University and began her career in television production after college as a researcher for the most successful show in the history of daytime television—“The Oprah Winfrey Show.” She quickly rose through the ranks to Senior Associate Producer, working on some of the show’s most high profile interviews and highly-rated large-scale productions, including “Ultimate Wildest Dreams,” “Oprah’s After Oscar Party,” “Dream Jobs” and “Nate Builds a Dream House,” just to name a few.

Most recently, she worked on the two-time Emmy Award-winning series “Super Soul Sunday,” featuring Oprah Winfrey’s interviews with today’s top thinkers, visionaries and spiritual leaders.

In her spare time, Colleen enjoys running, reading, traveling and volunteering with Globe Aware, a non-profit that develops short-term international volunteer programs.

Colleen Dunnegan’s examples from her workplace, drawing on stories from her career, made for a great conversation on how to go after what you really want and how to succeed in doing what you love.
— An Attendee of Morning Fill Up with Colleen Rose Dunnegan