Zelda R. Stern

Zelda R. Stern is a donor-activist who is a member of the founding board of JOFA. A graduate of Temple University, she received an MSW from Columbia University and a Post-Masters Certificate in Advanced Clinical Social Work from Hunter College. She is a trained psychotherapist who had a private practice before transitioning to her later work as a member of the Board of Directors of the Harry Stern Family Foundation, where she worked with her five siblings, and where she became an officer. She speaks and writes about using strategic philanthropy to effect change, and also mentors women serving in Orthodox leadership positions.