Jimmy Zankel is an Executive Producer and partner at Barrelhouse Pictures, a television production company in New York City. He is the co-president of the Zankel Fund, a private family foundation. Jimmy is a director of The Big Apple Circus where he serves as Secretary, chairman of Community Programs, and co-chair of the Strategic Planning Task Force. He also sits on Skidmore College’s Presidential Advisory Committee, and is the Chairman Emeritus of Carnegie Hall’s Notables, a membership program for music enthusiasts in their 20s and 30s, which he presided over between 2006- 2013. Jimmy is a graduate of Skidmore College and the Institute of Culinary Education. He resides in Brooklyn with his wife and two children.