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Peggy Elliott Goldwyn

Peggy Elliott Goldwyn began her career writing, directing and producing documentaries for syndicated television. She wrote television comedies for many years, including “That Girl”, “The Odd Couple” and “Happy Days”, as well as television movies and motion pictures. She was Vice President of the Samuel Goldwyn Company from 1986 to 2003, working in motion pictures production, distribution and exhibition. Her first novel, A Small Part of History”, was published in Great Britain. As a volunteer, she has made documentaries for Planned Parenthood-Los Angeles and UNHCR, the United Nations Refugee Agency. She is the Founder of the Samuel Goldwyn Children’s Center, was President of the Beverly Hills Board of Education, served as Education Chairman on the Board of Planned Parenthood-Los Angeles, and was Vice President of the Samuel Goldwyn Foundation. In Idaho, she was Chairman of “Our Movable Feast” at the Community Library three times, served on the Board of The Advocates, founded The Family of Woman Film Festival in 2008, and is on the Board of The Andrus Center for Public Policy at Boise State University. Internationally, she is currently a Board Member of Friends of UNFPA (The United Nations Population Fund) and serves on the Advisory Board of SHE (Sustainable Health Enterprises) and The Children’s Radio Network, both with operations in Africa.