Vice President, Film and Television Production Planning, The Walt Disney Company

Mary Ann Hughes is a 24 year veteran with Disney.  She has held a number of positions during her tenure ranging from a Senior Tax Analyst to Vice President, Film and Television Production Planning. 

As a result of the growth and focus on production incentives and film finance opportunities, Mary Ann transferred from Corporate Tax to the Studio Finance Group in 2006 as Vice President, Film and Television Production Planning.  She now devotes 100% of her time looking for opportunities to reduce production costs through film and television production incentives and structured film financing deals.  She supports Disney’s feature film groups (Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel) as well as Disney’s television groups (ABC Studios and ABC Cable Network).

Mary Ann holds a BS in Accounting from Cal Poly Pomona.

Speaker years: 
2012