Jenny Kibrit Smith
Jenny Kibrit Smith has been committed to advancing the work of social mission organizations for more than ten years. Most recently, she conducted field interviews and managed data collection for a consulting team contracted by UJA-Federation of New York’s Commission on Jewish Identity and Renewal to identify strategies for engaging young Jewish families. Prior to her consulting work, Jenny managed special projects in constituent communications and public relations at Mayyim Hayyim, an innovative mikveh and education center in Newton, MA. She has coordinated and facilitated community service learning projects for high school students attending the Genesis summer program at Brandeis University, as well as developed and implemented engagement programming for college students through Hillel at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
Originally from the northwest suburbs of Chicago, Jenny holds an MBA in Social Policy and Management and an MA in Jewish Professional Leadership from Brandeis University, as well as a BA in International Studies and Spanish Language from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.