Jack Perkins

Jack Perkins worked for over forty years in television – first as a correspondent for NBC News, later as a host of the acclaimed A&E series Biography.

Retiring with his wife to an uninhabited island off the coast of Maine, he began working in new ways – writing poetry, and studying with many great photographers at the Maine Photographic Workshops, learning the skills of fine art photography.

Jack later settled on Florida’s gulf coast, where he was inspired to showcase the region’s many highlights. Perkins passed away in 2019 at age 85.


Jen Noble

Jen Noble held the title of Senior Show Producer from 2004 to 2012. During her tenure, the program won 9 Suncoast Emmy Awards and 33 nominations.

Jen began her TV career as a reporter and talk show host in the Tampa Bay market and learned she preferred producing overall projects to contributing segments. For eight years, she was special projects producer for NBC’s Tampa affiliate, WFLA-TV, producing daily feature packages, documentaries and special series. Noble later formed Jenesis Productions with work featured on PBS, NBC, CBS, CNN, HGTV, Animal Planet and Discovery Health.