Senior Philanthropy Officer

Shana is an accomplished fundraiser at Jewish nonprofits and a dedicated LGBTQ+ activist. Prior to rejoining the Keshet team, she served as the inaugural Chief Development Officer at JQ International and as a Major Gift Officer at Bend the Arc: Jewish Action.

Grounded in the belief that communities with privilege must wield their resources for systemic change, Shana is committed to advancing racial and economic justice alongside queer liberation. She remains steadfast in her dedication to intersectional feminism and intentional community building.

A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Shana holds a Master’s in Social Policy and Practice and a BSW from Temple University, with a focus on improving healthcare access for LGBTQ+ individuals. She resides in Los Angeles with her faithful companion, Benny the dog, and an ever-growing collection of succulents.