Maria Gavin

Maria Gavin

Producing & TV Instructor

Professional Experience:

  • Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team – Post-Production
  • Next Iron Chef – Post-Production
  • Surviving the Holidays with Lewis Black – Post-Production
  • Mad House – Post-Production Coordinator
  • Jeff Dunham: Birth of a Dummy – Post-Production Coordinator
  • Why In The World Do They Do That? – Supervising Producer/Writer
  • UFOs: The Best Evidence Ever Caught On Tape (2) – Supervising Producer
  • That’s Gotta Hurt – Senior Producer
  • Taking Flight: The History of the Torrance Airport – Producer/Writer
  • The Body Fantastic – Producer
  • Reality Revealed – Producer/Writer
  • 9 on the Town – Producer/Writer
  • Style Court – Producer
  • Our Family – Producer/Writer
  • Celebrity Beat – Segment Producer
  • Glow – Segment Producer/Writer

Education & Background:

  • Master of Arts – Stanford University
  • Bachelor of Arts – University of the Pacific

Maria Gavin is an Emmy-award winner who has worked in television for more years than she will admit. Her work has run the gamut from documentaries to reality to celebrity and entertainment programs and includes shows for Fox, ABC, CBS, USA, TLC, Discovery, Country Music Television, E! and Style. For Triage Entertainment Maria has worked on shows such as Next Iron Chef and Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team.

Courses Taught:

  • Reality TV Production (V325)
  • Non Fiction TV Production (V209)
  • TV Documentary Production (V207)
  • TV History: The Greatest TV Shows Ever (V210C)


  • Emmy Award
  • SCAN NATOA Social Documentary Star Award


  • Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS)
  • Producers Guild of America (PGA)
  • International Documentary Association (IDA)
  • Stanford Alumni in Entertainment