About Peggy Stern
Founder & CEO
Peggy Stern is an Academy Award-winning film Producer/Director with more than 30 years experience. Her dyslexia led her to filmmaking and animation at a young age, and in March 2006 Stern won the Oscar for Best Animated Short.
Stern has produced for PBS, HBO, Teachers College at Columbia University, The National PTA, and National YWCA among others.
She received her BA from Harvard University and her senior thesis film STEPHANIE, was turned into a PBS documentary Special and broadcast nationally.
Dyslexiaville is a family affair, as her dyslexic daughter Emma has been a key advisor!