Presenter: Dr. Michael Berenbaum is the director of the Sigi Zieiring Institute, Los Angeles, California and a Professor of Jewish Studies at the American Jewish University. He is the author and editor of 22 books, and the Executive Editor of the Second Edition of the Encyclopedia Judaica.
He was Project Director overseeing the creation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the first Director of its Research Institute. He later served as President and CEO of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, which took the testimony of 52,000 Holocaust survivors in 32 languages and 57 countries. Dr. Berenbaum has won many awards.