Cheryl Halpern was elected to IRI’s board of directors in 1999. She is a partner at HQ Creative LLC, an Emmy Award-winning production company and branding agency serving clients throughout the world. In addition to producing and directing compelling documentaries, Mrs. Halpern has a long record of public service in broadcasting and has served three U.S. presidents in this capacity. She has served on the Board for International Broadcasting, the Broadcasting Board of Governors and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). During her time on the CPB, she was elected chairman.
Along with her involvement in public broadcasting, Mrs. Halpern served as a Public Delegate of the United States to the 63rd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations and as a member of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council. In addition to her government service, Mrs. Halpern, as chairman of the Queen of Sheba Foundation has provided educational opportunities for youth in Ethiopia, Indonesia and Uganda.Top