Meredith Stiehm was most recently a writer and executive producer of Homeland (Showtime), which won the Emmy®, Golden Globe®, WGA and Peabody Award for Best Drama Series. She was the creator and executive producer of the drama series Cold Case, which ran for seven years on CBS. Other writing credits include: NYPD Blue (Emmy nomination, Dramatic Writing) and ER (two Emmy nominations, Best Drama series). Stiehm has written pilots for HBO, Showtime, and BBC America. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in English/Playwriting.