Simon Smart

Vice President of Cooke Pictures

Kathleen Cooke

Kathleen Cooke is a media executive, Hollywood Screen Actor’s Guild actor, speaker, writer, and a founding partner and Vice President of Cooke Pictures, a media production company based in Burbank, California. She also co-founded the nonprofit organization The Influence Lab where she leads and mentors Christian professionals in the entertainment industry.

She writes a weekly blog at, and founded Influence Women where she edits a monthly digital journal. She’s co-directed the nationally recognized conferences, The Biola Media Conference and The ASCEND Women’s Conference, and founded and directed the Hollywood chapter of Christian Women in Media. She’s on the national boards of The Salvation Army, Hollywood Prayer Network, and 4WordWomen.

With more than 25 years in media and entertainment, she has a passion is to see men and women discover their significance through a vibrant relationship with God and to flourish using their unique skills and talents to enrich God’s Kingdom.

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