a little about me

Peri Michael is a producer from the greater Boston area. Adopted from China, she has been largely shaped by her upbringing in the small-town rural Northeast. She studied business, communication, and film at the University of Massachusetts Amherst while she worked as a student producer. Over the past few years, she has found a home in the New England film industry as a production assistant, coordinator, and independent producer, and she has worked in various departments ranging from art to accounting. Peri is excited to study producing at AFI. She’s drawn towards scripted television with the ultimate goal of producing innovative and inclusive content.