Board members at Jewish Family & Children’s Service serve 3-year terms
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Jewish Family & Children’s Service is appointing three new board members: Susan Hirshman, Jevin Hodge and Jennifer Kirshner.
Each new member of the Jewish Family & Children’s Service were confirmed during the June board meeting and will each serve a three-year term, according to a press release.
“Jewish Family & Children’s Service is a place where compassion and community intersect to make a meaningful impact in the lives we touch,” said CEO Dr. Lorrie Henderson.
“We celebrate diversity and uphold the values that bind us together. As new board members, Susan, Jennifer and Jevin will share their knowledge and expertise and be a part of a strong team of community volunteers that will guide JFCS towards new horizons, helping us navigate the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.”
Ms. Hirshman is director of wealth management for Schwab Wealth Advisory and the Schwab Center for Financial Research. A published author, Hirshman’s insights have been featured in countless articles including the Wall Street Journal and The New York Times and on CNN, CNBC and ABC.
Mr. Hodge is a national engagement director at LINK Strategic Partners, an organization that specializes in public relations, stakeholder engagement and social impact. Serving clients in the government, business and nonprofit sectors, Mr. Hodge serves on the Arizona boards of Best Buddies International, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition and Phoenix Suns Charities 88.
Ms. Kirshner is a licensed professional counselor trained in dialectal behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, polyvagal theory and ketamine assisted psychotherapy. Kirshner is a founding board member for INFOCUS and on the board of the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and the Arizona State University Art Museum.
“Our board amplifies our mission and creates lasting change for those who rely on JFCS services,” Dr. Anderson said. “We are grateful for the commitment our new members bring and the passion they embody. Together, we will continue to create a nurturing and inclusive space, where individuals find solace, hope, and strength. May their presence be a source of inspiration, unity, and transformation for all who seek our assistance.”