Shifra Bronznick

Founder and President, Advancing Women Professionals and the Jewish Community

Shifra Bronznick has served as leadership consultant to the White House Project for a decade. Shifra has also provided strategic counsel to dozens of organizations including: National Council for Research on Women, Catalyst, Auburn, Keshet, Hebrew Union College -JIR, Public Education Network, the Revson Foundation and American Jewish World Service.

Her groundbreaking action research for the Nathan Cummings Foundation fostered powerful collaborations in the Jewish social justice field. Founder and president of Advancing Women Professionals and the Jewish Community, Shifra is co-author with Didi Goldenhar and Marty Linsky of Leveling the Playing Field. She has been selected three times by the Forward newspaper as one of the fifty most influential Jews and received the Leading Lights Award in 2013 from the FutureWork Institute.

A senior fellow at NYU’s Research Center for Leadership in Action, she teaches strategic leadership in the Executive Masters in Public Administration program. Previously, Shifra was executive vice president of a major commercial real estate firm in New York.


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