Vice President for Strategic Advancement
215.576.0800, ext. 307
Josh Peskin, Ph.D., utilizes his background in Strategic Communications and Modern Jewish Thought in his role overseeing fundraising and communications activity at the college and for the movement. As the organization enters a new era for academic and Jewish organizations, the strategic advancement staff focuses on engaging our community and laying the foundation for a financially healthy and vibrant Reconstructionist future.
Peskin is a member of the president’s cabinet and works closely with college and movement leadership around a wide range of issues that impact students, faculty, staff and Reconstructionist congregations internationally.
Prior to joining the organization, Peskin was a Senior Strategist at Identity Advisors, providing strategic counsel to a diverse range of clients, including foundations, higher education institutions, religion in public life advocacy organizations and others. Peskin holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Religious Studies and completed a dissertation on the work of Emmanuel Levinas.