Linda Beal

TV and New Media Instructor

Professional Experience:

  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew – Talent Associate
  • The Jenny Jones Show – Segment Producer
  • The Roseanne Show – Co-Producer
  • The Tom Green Show – Talent Consultant
  • All That – Talent Consultant
  • Live From L.A. – Executive Producer
  • The Whoopi Goldberg Show – Show Producer

Education & Background:

  • Juris Doctorate – Hastings College of Law
  • Master of Fine Arts – University of California, Los Angeles
  • Bachelor of Arts – University of California, Irvine

Linda Beal received her Juris Doctorate from Hastings College of Law in San Francisco. Since then she has become a producer, educator, nonprofit management executive and attorney. She has developed and produced programs for companies like Warner Brothers, Disney, and NBC and has drafted grant proposals for nonprofit organizations that have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars. Linda was a community organizer for the California Teachers Association, the Director of Education for Community Conservancy International.

Courses Taught:

  • TV Essentials (V201)
  • TV History: The Greatest TV Shows Ever (V210C)


  • Reginald Herber Smith Community Lawyer Fellow
  • Walter Kaitz Foundation Fellow in Cable TV Management