Nancy Sheftel-Gomes

Nancy Sheftel-Gomes was raised in a traditional Jewish community with a large extended family in Worcester, MA. Inspired by her rabbi growing up, Rabbi Alexander Schindler, to live Judaism through Tikkun Olam, Nancy is a lifelong student of Torah, and was the Education Director at Congregation Sherith Israel for 20 years until her retirement in […]

Danielle Meshorer

Danielle Helene Meshorer is Manager of Venture Philanthropy and Giving Circles at the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund in San Francisco (JCF). Danielle directs established and new venture philanthropy opportunities including the Jewish Women’s Fund, LGBTQ Jewish Pride Fund, Next Generation Giving Circle, impacting investing forum, as well as other collaborative giving opportunities. Prior […]

Nzinga Koné-Miller

Nzinga Koné-Miller is a Senior Vice President at M+R, a strategic consulting firm that helps nonprofits build movements, raise money, and create political change. A team and account lead, project manager, and strategist, Nzinga has over a decade of experience helping nonprofits use digital technology to mobilize their supporters. Formerly a member of the trailblazing […]

Natasha Kehimkar

Natasha comes from a family of Bene Israel Jews. Growing up in Toronto, she had an Ashkenazi Jewish day school and synagogue experience, along with a unique Indian Jewish home and festival experience. She credits her parents and grandparents for instilling great pride in her heritage by sharing their personal stories and the remarkable history […]

Jill Edwards

Jill Edwards is a retired registered physical therapist. During her 20+ years of practice, she developed and created multidisciplinary rehabilitation programs for patients with chronic pain. Jill has been involved in non-profit organizations all of her adult life. She has served as Board Chair for The Friendship Shelter, The Wellness Community, and Women of Temple […]

Steve Edwards

Steve Edwards is a partner with Manatt, Phelps & Phillips in the Orange County office. He is a retired Partner of O’Melveny & Myers, where he was co-chair of the Project Development and Real Estate practice group. Steve has been active in virtually all aspects of the acquisition, sale, exchange, financing, ground leasing, leasing and development of improved and unimproved real […]

Diane Tobin

Diane Kaufmann Tobin is the founder and executive director emeritus of Be’chol Lashon, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the ethnic and racial cultural diversity of the Jewish people through educational resources, diversity training and media. Be’chol Lashon is an initiative of the Institute for Jewish & Community Research, a non-profit think tank where […]

Denise Davis

Denise Davis, MD is a University of California San Francisco Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Faculty Development at the San Francisco Veterans Administration Center for Excellence in Primary Care and a Fellow of the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare. Dr. Davis is an educator, mentor, speaker and consultant, coaching medical professionals […]