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Shira Rosenblatt

Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
Senior Vice President, Jewish Education and Engagement
Shira Rosenblatt serves as the Senior VP for Jewish Education and Engagement in Federation's Ensuring the Jewish Future Strategic Initiative. In that role since January, 2013, she oversees all of the programs and initiatives from birth through high school. Prior to coming to Federation, Shira was Associate Director of JESNA's Berman Center for Research and Evaluation where she conducted evaluation and consulted with numerous foundations, federations, and program providers across North America to help them make evaluation meaningful and relevant. While earning her Ph.D. in educational psychology at UCLA, Shira focused on the social-emotional development of young children and led the research for the pilot Early Head Start program evaluation in LA. She focused her dissertation work on the relationship between families and Jewish engagement by focusing on the potential impact on families of their children's Jewish day school experience. Shira earned her B.A. in Cross Cultural Child Development at UC Berkeley.