Blye Faust is an Academy Award-winning producer of Spotlight, awarded Best Motion Picture and Best Original Screenplay at the 2016 Academy Awards, and grossed nearly $100 million at the worldwide box office during its release. Her documentary credits include Erika Cohn's Peabody and Emmy Award nominee Belly of the Beast and Sasha Neulinger's Emmy and Critic's Choice Award nominee Rewind. In addition to her work as a producer, she is a ReFrame Rise sponsor and a member of the Advisory Committee for the Mill Valley Film Festival's Mind the Gap: Women|Film|Tech initiative and the Creative Future Leadership Committee. Her board memberships include The Center for Investigative Reporting, and she is a member of the Producers Guild of America and the State Bar of California. She received her J.D. from UCLA and graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in English from Santa Clara University.