Amanda joined Kohelet in 2022 as Director of Development. Before coming to Kohelet, she most recently worked in the office of institutional advancement of another local Jewish day school, prior to which she served as Director of Development of the Jewish Federation of Greater Harrisburg. In those roles, Amanda has developed and executed multimillion dollar campaigns and spearheaded exponential growth in EITC fundraising. Amanda has deep roots in our community and in our school. Amanda grew up in Cherry Hill and received her BA from Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Amanda moved to Lower Merion two years ago with her family. Her husband was part of Kohelet’s second graduating class, and her children, nieces, and nephews attend KYLS. Amanda and her family are longtime members of Lower Merion Synagogue.