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Episode 47: Wendy Rosov, Rosov Consulting, November 12th, 2018

Wendy Rosov is the Founder and Principal of Rosov Consulting, LLC. For 25 years, she has served as a senior-level consultant to individual philanthropists, community and family foundations, and Jewish communal non-profit organizations throughout North America and in Israel. Her keen analytic skills, knowledge of all facets of Jewish education and identity-building sectors, as well as … Continue reading Episode 47: Wendy Rosov, Rosov Consulting, November 12th, 2018

Episode 46: Matt Grossman, BBYO, October 29th, 2018

Matt Grossman was appointed to be the Chief Executive Officer of BBYO in February 2004. In this capacity, he is responsible for working with the organization's lay and professional leaders to set a vision and implement strategies for BBYO. Under Matt’s leadership, BBYO has re-invented itself, tripling the number of teens participating in BBYO programs … Continue reading Episode 46: Matt Grossman, BBYO, October 29th, 2018

Episode 45: Idit Klein, Keshet, October 15th, 2018

Idit Klein is a national leader for social justice with more than 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector. Since 2001, she has served as the founding Executive Director of Keshet, the leading organization for LGBTQ equality and inclusion in the Jewish community. Idit built Keshet from a local organization with an annual budget … Continue reading Episode 45: Idit Klein, Keshet, October 15th, 2018

Episode 44: Doron Krakow, JCC Association of North America, October 1st, 2018

Doron Krakow, President and CEO, brings fresh insight and a complex understanding of Jewish life in North America and Israel to his role at JCC Association of North America. He will set the vision for the agency as it enters its next 100 years as a convening organization for a large network of JCCs and day … Continue reading Episode 44: Doron Krakow, JCC Association of North America, October 1st, 2018

Episode 43: Dr. Betsy Stone, Psychologist and Professor, September 17th, 2018

Download the Making Mensches: A Periodic Table to participate in this special podcast episode! Dr. Betsy Stone received her Doctorate in Psychology from Yale University. She is a psychologist and for the last fifteen years has served as an adjunct lecturer at Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion. Her classes include Human Development … Continue reading Episode 43: Dr. Betsy Stone, Psychologist and Professor, September 17th, 2018

Episode 42: Evan Bernstein, Anti-Defamation League, September 3rd, 2018

Evan Bernstein is the New York / New Jersey Regional Director at the Anti-Defamation League and is responsible for all initiatives across New York State and Northern and Central New Jersey. He is regularly quoted in local and national news sources that have included CNN, the Wall Street Journal and The New York Times about … Continue reading Episode 42: Evan Bernstein, Anti-Defamation League, September 3rd, 2018

Episode 41: Avital Ingber, Jewish Federation of Greater Houston, August 20th, 2018

Avital Ingber is the President and CEO of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston. Prior to assuming this role, she spent close to 13 years building community and enhancing Jewish life in Greater Washington and is a nationally recognized change agent in the Federation system and beyond. She has helped to shape Jewish identities for … Continue reading Episode 41: Avital Ingber, Jewish Federation of Greater Houston, August 20th, 2018

Episode 40: Avrum Lapin, The Lapin Group, August 6th, 2018

Avrum D. Lapin, President, created The Lapin Group after two decades as a Senior Partner with The EHL Consulting Group. He has provided fundraising and strategic counsel to hundreds of clients in the United States and overseas for over thirty years. Mr. Lapin brings decades of extensive experience and an international reputation, driven by an … Continue reading Episode 40: Avrum Lapin, The Lapin Group, August 6th, 2018

Episode 39: Mimi Kravetz, Hillel International, July 23rd, 2018

Mimi Kravetz is Hillel International’s inaugural chief talent officer. She’s responsible for creating new strategies for Hillel and the Jewish nonprofit sector to invest in the most important asset — its professionals. Mimi came to this role after more than six years as a Google executive in the Marketing and People Operations. She brings a … Continue reading Episode 39: Mimi Kravetz, Hillel International, July 23rd, 2018

Episode 38: Josh Miller, Jim Joseph Foundation, July 9th, 2018

Josh Miller is Chief Program Officer of the Jim Joseph Foundation. In this role, Josh is responsible for the planning and development of the Foundation’s grantmaking strategies to ensure achievement of its mission and goals. Josh also manages a portfolio of special projects and major grants that have strategic implications for the Foundation, and collaborates … Continue reading Episode 38: Josh Miller, Jim Joseph Foundation, July 9th, 2018