Sometimes it can be hard to remember your boss is a human with feelings, opinions and struggles. “Behind The Boss” shines a light on the more intimate traits and backgrounds of those in a company’s highest positions to showcase what we don’t often see: the person.

In this interview, we get to know Adelaide (AJ) Reilly, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Media at The Channel Company. Most who know AJ understand her spunky personality and steady hand at leadership, but what you may not know is that she once wanted to become a doctor, can speak fluent French and loves the band Nine Inch Nails.

Watch the above video to see what else makes AJ tick and find out how she ended up being a female leader in the channel.