First Woman to Head a Major Jewish Federation!

Jennifer Gorovitz, acting CEO of the San Francisco-based Jewish Community Federation, is “acting” no longer. Gorovitz, 46, was named CEO in May, becoming the first woman to head one of North America’s 20 largest Jewish federations. Gorovitz said: “It’s a wonderful feel-good moment for the staffs of [North American] federations, 75 percent of whom are women. I hope they’ll feel empowered.”

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