Parente feb 29 2008

Parente with Grover, Abby, and Elmo.

Carol-Lynn Parente (b. December 15, 1963) is the Senior Vice President of Sesame Workshop. Beginning with Season 37, she has also been the executive producer of Sesame Street. Parente's previous job positions with the series, beginning in 1990,[1] have ranged from post-production assistant to senior producer. In the latter capacity, Parente oversaw the animation and post-production processes for "Elmo's World" segments and related home video releases for four years.

Parente became a credited writer for the show for season 48.


  1. Parente's Season 43 (2013) bio says she's been working for the company for 23 years