International Yiddish Conference & Retreat

Sharon Pucker Rivo: Executive Director, National Center for Jewish Film at Brandeis University

Sharon Pucker Rivo

SHARON PUCKER RIVO is the Executive Director and co-founder of The National Center for Jewish Film located at Brandeis University. Second only to Israel, it is the largest archive and distributor of Jewish film which date back to 1903. Born in Kansas City, MO, and educated at Brandeis University with a graduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, Sharon began her career as one of the first women television producers at WGBH-TV, Boston. She is a member of the Brandeis faculty (NEJS Dept).