Editor in Chief
Susan Weidman Schneider is one of Lilith’s founding mothers and Editor-in-Chief since its launch. She has written about Jewish women’s philanthropy, the Jewish stake in abortion rights, and the persistence of gender stereotyping. She’s the author of Jewish and Female and Intermarriage: Living with Differences between Christians and Jews, and co-author of Head and Heart, about money in the lives of women. susanws@lilith.org

Managing Editor
Naomi Danis compiles Lilith’s resource pages and translates from Hebrew to English in the magazine and elsewhere. She is the author of three children’s books, Walk With MeSplish-Splash, and It’s Tot Shabbat. Click here for her whole-wheat chocolate-chip cookie recipe, a favorite food in the Lilith office. naomi@lilith.org


Fiction Editor
Yona Zeldis McDonough is the award-winning author of the seven novels and twenty-six books for children. She is also the editor of two essay collections and her short fiction, essays and articles have appeared in numerous national and literary magazines.  Visit her at www.yonazeldismcdonough.com or www.facebook.com/yzmcdonough


Joan Roth has had her work featured in publications throughout the world and exhibited in major galleries everywhere. Author of Jewish Women: A World of Tradition and Change, she lives in New York City.



Book Review Editor
Ilana Kurshan lives in Jerusalem, where she works as a literary agent and editor and studies Talmud at the Conservative Yeshiva. She is also a coordinator of Kehilat Kedem, a traditional egalitarian minyan in Jerusalem. ilana@lilith.org

Art Director
Lindsay Barnett
has a degree in graphic design from the Rhode Island School of Design. Born and raised in Brooklyn, she has worked as a designer for a variety of clients ranging from Coach, to the JDC, to the theater company Naked Angels.

Malka Foundation Fellow & Digital Editor
Amelia Dornbush
 manages Lilith’s digital presence and has written about labor concerns in the Jewish community. She lives in Brooklyn, where she also works on independent creative writing. 

Yosh Schulman is this site’s official webmaster. www.yschulman.org

Contributing Editors
Alice Sparberg Alexiou, Sarah Blustain, Nina Beth Cardin, Elaine S. Cohen, Rachel Cowan, Sue Levi Elwell, Reena Sigman Friedman, Rela Geffen, Blu Greenberg, Judith Hauptman, Sonia Isard, Francine Klagsbrun, Rachel Kranson, Harriet Lerner, Anne Lapidus Lerner, Audrey Friedman Marcus, Shana Penn, Judith Plaskow, Nessa Rapoport, Danya Ruttenberg, Sandy E. Sasso, Amy Stone, Melanie Weiss

Board of Directors
Frances Brandt
Eve Coulson
Barbara Dobkin
Deborah Fuller
Heidi Gralla
Yvette Gralla
Michal Hart Hillman
Natalie Pelavin
Marci Rosenberg
Susan Weidman Schneider
Mildred Weissman