Colleen Bradford Krantz


Colleen Bradford Krantz, owner of Pink Spear Productions, is a television/film producer, screenwriter, author and journalist. Her series and documentary films, which include a regional Emmy winner, have been licensed to Netflix, Amazon Prime and PBS/NETA.

She also works as a producer in the public television arena for a national show about agriculture and rural America.

Before becoming a producer and screenwriter, Krantz, a Greenlee School of Journalism graduate, wrote an award-winning book, “Train to Nowhere; Inside an Immigrant Death Investigation.” She also spent a decade as a newspaper reporter, working at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and The Des Moines Register.

Colleen lives in Adel, Iowa with her husband and three children.