Symposium Speakers

Felicia Herman

Executive Director, The Natan Fund

Felicia HermanFelicia Herman has been Executive Director of The Natan Fund since 2005 and is Chair of the Advisory Board of Amplifier, the Jewish Giving Circle Movement.

Felicia is a frequent commentator on topics such as funding innovation, new trends in Jewish life, and the power of the giving circle model for engaging people in values-based, collaborative giving. Felicia serves on the boards of Bikkurim: An Incubator for New Jewish Ideas, The Sefaria Project, and on the advisory boards for several of Natan's partners and grantee organizations.

She is a recipient of the Jewish Funders Network's JJ Greenberg Memorial Award, and she holds a Ph.D. in American Jewish History, an M.A. in Jewish Women's Studies from Brandeis University, and a B.A. from Wellesley College.