Cindy Goldstein is the Executive Director of The Darrell Friedman Institute for Professional Development at the Weinberg Center (DFI), a program of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. She has been working with DFI since 1998 providing Jewish leadership development and competency based training to professionals serving in diverse Jewish organizations. Cindy has her Masters degrees in Jewish Studies and Social Work from JTS and Columbia, as a FEREP recipient. She began her formal career at the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford, worked at the Hartford JCC, and served as the Executive Director of the Connecticut Valley Region of USCJ working with congregational leadership. Read more about Cindy.
There is nothing more inspiring to me than to educate and empower professional leaders, to grow, succeed and make an everlasting impact on the Jewish community, in partnership with their lay leaders. I am especially motivated by the passion of our new professionals as they learn, thrive and develop their careers in our unique field.