VH1 logo.jpgSusan Levison has made her first new hire since taking the reins of VH1‘s development team in August as EVP, Original Programming & Production. Fernando Mills has been tapped as s VP, Production & Programming. He will focus on internal development and the launches of new VH1 series, working with both the West Coast Development teams and the Talent groups and reporting to Jill Holmes, SVP, West Coast Production & Development. Mills comes from Endemol-owned reality production company 51 Minds where he was SVP, Current Programming and oversaw such shows as VH1’s: T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, La La’s Full Court Life, and Marrying The Game.