Dan is currently the Executive Director (Toronto) of the Jerusalem Foundation of Canada (JFC). In this role Dan, directs, creates and executes all donor and outreach activities for the foundation in Toronto. Prior to joining the JFC, Dan was Director, Regional Development for Jewish Federations of Canada, United Israel Appeal for five years. Dan has had extensive experience working for a number of other Jewish organizations including as the Assistant Executive Director of the JCC of Greater Buffalo, as Branch Manager of the JCC of Greater Pittsburgh, as Assistant Director of the Emma Kaufmann Camp, and as Youth Activities Coordinator of the Stroum Jewish Community Centre of Greater Seattle.
Dan has also volunteered his time in a number of organizations, including Oolagen Community Services Fundraising Committee, Town of Amherst Youth Task Force Member and Holocaust Centre of Greater Buffalo to name a few. Dan has a Master of Public Policy and Management (MPPM), Nonprofit Management from the University of Pittsburgh as well as a Bachelor of the Arts (BA), Psychology, from Ohio State University. Dan is also dad to one of our Grade 2 students and one of our Senior Kindergarten students.