Jeff Collins

Jeff Collins, President, Collins Avenue Productions

Jeff Collins is President of Collins Avenue, the eponymous company he founded in 2009. He also serves as Executive Producer on the hit Lifetime series Dance Moms and its spinoff series and specials, and he also serves as on-air host of the popular franchise’s reunion shows


An industry veteran with more than 1,200 hours of television production completed under his purview, Collins previously oversaw the U.S. office of September Films, serving as Show Runner for numerous long-running series, including the WE Television hit Bridezillas. He served as Executive Consultant on The Pregnant Man, Discovery Networks’ highest-rated show of 2008.


Collins began his career in non-fiction and informational programming, producing more than 500 hours of documentary, news and talk content. He went on to produce the prestigious Intimate Portraits series for Biography, then served as Producer on the long-running series Leeza. Collins was named Vice President of Leeza Gibbons Enterprises, where he had oversight of hundreds of hours of talk, documentary and specials programming.