Joan Ganz Cooney Net Worth
Joan Ganz Cooney made money by Producers niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Joan Ganz Cooney earned $43 Million. Exact sum is $43000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: November 30, 1929
Birth place: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Profession: Producer, Writer
Spouse: Peter George Peterson (m. 1990), Timothy J. Cooney (m. 1964Р 1975)
Parents: Pauline Ganz, Sylvan Ganz
Wikipedia Source: Joan Ganz Cooney
Joan Ganz Cooney is an American television producer. She is one of the founders of the Sesame Workshop, the organization famous for the creation of the childrens television show Sesame Street, which was also co-created by her. Cooney grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and earned a B.A. degree in education from the University of Arizona in 1951. After working for the State Department in Washington, D.C. and as a journalist in Phoenix, she worked as a publicist for television and production companies in New York City. In 1961, she became interested in working for educational television, and became a documentary producer for New Yorks first educational TV station WNET. Many of the programs she produced won local Emmys.