Veteran A+E Networks exec Laura Fleury has been promoted to SVP, Development & Programming for LMN, up from her current role as VP.
In her new role, Fleury will continue to set the development and programming strategy for the female-focused network, including scripted and unscripted. In addition to her role at LMN, Fleury will serve as a consultant on development of crime and justice programming for the flagship A&E Network. She will continue to report to Jana Bennett, President of FYI and LMN.
“Laura is a skilled executive who has already built an impressive track record of significant accomplishments at LMN,” said Bennett. “Her powerful programming slate has led to significant audience growth for the network resulting in LMN’s placement among the top 25 networks for women.”
A 15-year veteran of A+E Networks, Fleury was named VP Development & Programming of LMN in 2013. During her tenure, she oversaw all development and programming at the network and served as executive producer on all series and specials, including Monster in My Family, Escaping Polygamy, I Love You… But I Lied, My Uncle is the Green River Killer, Footsteps In The Snow, among others.
Prior to LMN, Fleury held roles at A&E, where she developed and executive produced many of the network’s top-rated series including Emmy-nominated Beyond Scared Straight, The First 48 franchise, Parking Wars, The Killer Speaks, Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force, among others. She has also developed and executive produced several series for the BIO channel, including I Survived… .