The winning screenwriter, producer, author, and CEO of the global media company Shondaland, says Dartmouth prepared her to lead in the arts. As a senior, she ran the Black Underground Theater Association. “And it was a lot of work! I was not an extroverted person, so it was a very different experience. Suddenly, I was the leader; I was in charge,” she says.
One of TIME magazine’s most influential people of 2021 shares her student experience.