Prior to co-founding PUBLIC, Viva Carr spent twelve years casting, developing, and producing all manner of unscripted content, from reality competition shows to hard-hitting documentaries to targeted brand marketing for major companies. Viva is driven by a passion for telling the stories of real people, taking a journalistic approach to finding surprising and fresh voices. Viva believes in the power of storytelling to bridge divides, make us think and make us feel.
Amy Hutchinson was formerly the Vice President of Development at Magical Elves, Director of Development & Talent at Indigo Films, and Director of Development at JOHLT Productions. She has also held 10+ years of work as a producer on over 30 seasons of television. Over her career, Amy has gained a deep love for the field of unscripted, as she believes it shines a light on the beauty of the human condition and celebrates the many walks of life.