Margaret Johnson is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of LakeArts Foundation. She has over thirty years of experience in the film and theatre industry. In New York and Los Angeles, she was a member of a writing and producing team for television and co-produced two documentaries for Japanese television. She was a member of the executive film development and production teams at both Disney and Paramount Studios in Los Angeles for over ten years. Margaret Johnson is the vice president of the Chautauqua, NY chapter of the National Society of Arts and Letters and chair of its National Awards Competitions in 2013 and 2014. She was recently a panelist at The International Women In Film Summit in Washington, D.C.