Dana Raucher is the Executive Director of The Samuel Bronfman Foundation. She serves on the boards of various non-profits, including the Bronfman Fellowship, 70 Faces Media, the Shefa School, the American Jewish Historical Society, and the Jewish Book Council. Prior to joining the Foundation, Dana worked at the Tel Aviv based law firm of Shiboleth & Co. She is a graduate of Columbia University and the Buchmann Law School at Tel Aviv University. Dana and her husband Yossi live in NYC with their kids and have been longtime supporters of Keshet.
Jason Rosenberg is originally from Montreal. There he obtained a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and a Graduate Diploma in Accounting from McGill University. Jason is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Chartered Business Valuator. He is also a graduate of the Leadership Development Program of Federation CJA (Montreal). Jason spent 11 years working in public accounting and consulting, mainly with Ernst & Young, in Montreal, Berlin, and San Francisco. He is now a Director at Autodesk, a software company in San Francisco.
Jason has been involved with his alma mater since graduation, first as a volunteer canvasser and currently as part of the business school’s mentoring program. Jason was previously the Chairperson of the Young Adult Division of Federation CJA (Montreal), serving as one of the first openly gay chairs of a Federation division. In 2010 for his service, he was presented with Combined Jewish Appeal’s Honorary Chairman’s Award. Jason has also served as Chairperson of the Donor Relation Management Committee of the Montreal Jewish Chamber of Commerce.
Wendy is Founder and Principal of Rosov Consulting, a mission-driven company dedicated to informing and improving the philanthropy and practice of Jewish education and engagement. Wendy brings nearly 30 years of experience as a senior-level consultant to individual philanthropists, community and family foundations, and communal nonprofit organizations, including federations across North America. Over her career, she has worked with over 100 different grantmaking and operating foundations and their grantees. Through Rosov Consulting’s Israel office, Wendy and the team serve as evaluation consultants for the Government of Israel’s Ministry of Diaspora Affairs and work with other Israel-based clients.
Prior to founding Rosov Consulting, Wendy served for 10 years as senior staff at the Jewish Education Service of North America (JESNA). Wendy holds a PhD in Education from Stanford University, an MA in Jewish Education from the University of Judaism (now AJU), and a BA from Barnard College, Columbia University. Wendy is an alumna of the Wexner Graduate Fellowship Program. Wendy lives in Berkeley, CA with her partner Peg, who is Head of School at Brandeis Marin (a K-8 Jewish day school just outside of San Francisco). Their two children are in college at Hebrew University and Colorado College. After too many sports injuries, Wendy now enjoys swimming and hiking on a daily basis, and spending as much time as possible at a place called The Sea Ranch along the beautiful Northern California coast.