Join us for our 2021 Women in Business Luncheon at Rosecliff.
We will welcome documentary filmmaker, Susan Sipprelle as keynote speaker as she presents on her latest film, reNEWPORT, a documentary project and film about Newport, RI which chronicles and examines how the city weathers and emerges from the impacts of a seismic public health crisis.
Susan is a documentary filmmaker and founder of Tree of Life Productions. She produced and directed the award-winning films Set for Life (based on the multimedia project Over Fifty and Out of Work) and Soldier On: Life After Deployment. Both documentaries are distributed by American Public Television and shown on public television stations nationwide. She graduated with honors from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in 2008, with distinction from New York University’s Stern School of Business in 1991 and cum laude from Williams College in 1980. She is a member of New York Women in Film and Television, and she serves on the board of newportFILM. She and her husband have five children and five grandchildren.