During her trailblazing, near three-decade entertainment-industry career, Angelica has established herself as an innovator and visionary in championing programming that empowers women and voices of color.
The Emmy award-winning mastermind behind CBS’s daytime lineup for nearly a decade, she was responsible for beloved daytime dramas and game shows alike, from The Young and the Restless to The Price Is Right. Most notably, Angelica brought CBS’s first daytime talk show The Talk to living rooms across the country. During her tenure, the daypart claimed over 230 awards, including 116 Daytime Emmys. No stranger to awards herself, Angelica has won seven Imagen Awards for her creative achievements as a Latina in the entertainment industry, and has been named one of the “35 Women Under 35 Running Hollywood” in Glamour magazine and one of the industry’s fastest-rising stars in The Hollywood Reporter’s Next Gen.
In 2019 Angelica founded, Raise, an organization connecting women of color in media and tech with female leaders in their industry through mentorship. She makes her Directorial debut with the comedic short film, Trophies (2019).