Penelope has been in television news management and documentary production for more than 20 years, beginning as a TV reporter for an NBC-affiliate and going on to supervise the launch of several award-winning nationally broadcast series on major networks including The Discovery Health Network, NBC Universal and American Public Television. She was responsible for hiring the staff producers & writers, creating the graphic look and working with the executive producers at the networks to finalize the series and deliver them for broadcast.
In 2014, Penelope helped launch a national cable political news network and worked to make that network competitive with the established cable channels throughout the 2016 presidential election. In 2017 Penelope began PD Media, a media company focusing on educational & marketing videos and television documentaries. PD Media clients include major telecommunications companies and television networks. Her most recent accomplishments include location producing and directing for a nationally-broadcast public television series (airing nation-wide in 2018) on the Florida Everglades.
She and her husband live in Boca Raton and have three daughters.