About Time: Closing the Gender Gap in Jewish Organizational Life

About Time: Closing the Gender Gap in Jewish Organizational Life

By Dana Sheanin Will our future be female? As I reflect on last summer's allegations against sociologist Steven M. Cohen, I see the seeds of a critical transfer of leadership in Jewish organizational life. In the past year, scores of women who have dedicated their careers to serving the Jewish community have spoken or written about the barriers to our advancement.