Don Mischer is an American producer and director born in 1940 in San Antonio, Texas. He has produced specials for singers like Beyonce, Prince, Bono, Rihanna, Brtiney Spears, James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen, Taylor Swift, Sting, Mary J. Blige, Elton John and Justin Timberlake. Mischer has also directed specials such as the 100th Anniversary of Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center Honors and We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial. During his career, Mischer has won 15 Emmy Awards and 10 Directors Guild of America Awards. He is married to Suzan Warne Reed and has four children.