Julie Sissman is an Organization & Leadership Consultant who has worked with large organizations, like IBM, and small ones, like start-up non-profits. Julie is active in the Jewish giving circle movement, as a leader of HEKDESH, a giving circle of alumni of the Dorot Fellowship in Israel, a member of Natan and the Jewish Women’s Foundation of NY, and a co-coordinator of the Tzedakah Roundtable at Schechter Manhattan. She serves as the vice president of the Board and co-president of the Parents’ Association at Schechter Manhattan, and is a mikveh guide and Board member of ImmerseNYC. Julie received her MA in social-organizational psychology from Columbia University, and her BA with Distinction from the University of Michigan. Julie has sung with the Riverside Choral Society since 1994, and lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan with her husband and two daughters.