Deborah L. Shariff is a native of Boston and Founder of “The Boston Screenwriters Group,” Creator and Executive Producer of “Urban Empowerment Today,” “ HollyWood Goes to School,” “The Grand Pop’s Young Reader’s Series”, Wealth Wellness Series and Creator of the “How To Make Movies,” series featured at Boston Neighborhood Network Television.

Recently Shariff has just launched a Radio Show, Urban Empowerment Today on WBCA 102.9 FM Boston on Fridays from 7:30 – 8:00PM. She also, recently launched a Podcast and now producing a new Live Visual Podcast in mid-March of 2022, entitled “Success Talk with Deborah Shariff!”

Shariff holds a Master of Science Degree in Film from Boston University School of Film and Television; credits include producing, directing, and writing movies and socially-conscious television shows which have been presented on the East and West coast: WGBH, WCVB, WBZ, BNN-TV, and BET STARZ. Shariff has lectured extensively at various colleges, and the private and public sectors throughout the United States about the movie and television industry.

Shariff has consulted extensively with clients on conception of a television show; from design, format, guest development, and research to implementation.  Her client base is in New England, California and Nevada.

Shariff is currently a full-time professor and teaches, TV Studio Productions, Intro to Multimedia Production, Journalism and Black Images in Film courses at Massasoit Community College.