Dear Pardes Community,
As you will know by now, Pardes is currently looking to fill the role of President.
The President will be responsible for providing the vision and overall educational and strategic leadership of Pardes and will work directly with faculty, staff and community leaders and major donors worldwide to further the mission, goals and objectives of Pardes.
We have appointed executive search firm Kalish & Associates to lead the next stage of the search.
Our dean, Dr. David I. Bernstein, is currently serving as Interim President of the institution.
We look forward to updating you as the search continues.
Chair, Presidential Search Committee
John Corre, Search Committee Chair, Israel Board
Jean Balcombe, Israel Board
Tom Barad, North America Board
David I. Bernstein, Dean & Interim President
Joshua Chadajo, Executive Director, North America
Brian Glenville, Israel Board
Zvi Hirschfield, Faculty
Mark Levenfus, North America Board
Deborah Shapira, North America Board
Joel Weiss, COO, Israel
Kalish & Associates is a full-service fundraising and executive search firm based in New York. Founded in 1998 to help foster success in a changing and challenging philanthropic environment, K&A offers fundraising counsel and talent acquisition services to: universities and colleges; healthcare systems; hospitals and medical centers; social service organizations; Jewish communal agencies, and other outstanding nonprofit institutions, including ORT, Brandeis, Columbia, YU, JDC, Nishmat and the OU.
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