Women in Jewish Communal Leadership in the 21st Century
Publication Date: January 1995
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Audrey S. Weiner
Keywords: Leadership; Communal Organization; Feminism
Coverage: United States New York
A recent survey of New York UJA-Federation agencies reveals that the number of female CEOs has increased significantly over the past seven years and that almost half of those second in command are women. To enable this nucleus of women in management positions to crack the glass ceiling in the coming years, this article presents a series of recommendations relating to mentoring, skill development, communication, and networking.