President and COO
The Jim Henson Company
Peter Schube, member of the Nominating and Governance Committees, is President and Chief Operating Officer of The Jim Henson Company. Based in Los Angeles, Peter oversees all day-to-day operations and worldwide business activities for the Company. He is responsible for devising and implementing the Company’s strategic direction and for guiding the Company’s integrated businesses. All of the Company’s operating and sales divisions report to him, as do all Finance and Human Resources functions. Prior to joining The Jim Henson Company, he was an attorney in private practice in New York, where he represented major public and private companies in a wide array of commercial transactions. He received degrees in History and English from Wesleyan University (from which he received a Distinguished Alumnus award in 2006), and a Juris Doctor from New York University Law School. Peter lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two sons. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Oakwood School, an independent school in North Hollywood.