Director of Special Projects
215.576.0800, ext. 306
Susan Berman has seven years experience as a grant writer, having worked at Jubilee Jobs of Baltimore, Development Training Institute, and Jewish Community Center of Staten Island. In the area of Jewish education and community-building, she has written grants to develop a community-wide Hebrew High School program, integrate special needs children into community life, and provide outreach to interfaith couples.
She is also an accomplished Judaic Studies teacher. She has taught at RRC, as well as the Academy for Jewish Religion, the 92nd St. Y, Society Hill Synagogue and West End Synagogue (NY).
Berman has an A.B. in religious studies (magna cum laude) from Harvard, and an M.A. in Judaic Studies (with a concentration in Midrash) from Yale.