Barbara Lerner, M.A. and Principal’s Certificate
Division: Jewish Community High School
Barbara directed several congregational schools, branches of JCHS, and was the director of Jewish education at a large JCC where she opened the first Interfaith Family Network. Barbara was the consultant for Jewish family education at the Auerbach Central Agency for Jewish Education and coordinated a foundation that focused on Jewish teens. She was also the founding director of My Jewish Discovery Place Children’s Museum of Long Island and is still connected to museum education at the new National Museum of American Jewish History where she is a docent welcoming groups and individuals.
Barbara is married to Rabbi Dov Lerner and enjoys visits to her children and grandchildren in New York and Modi’in, Israel.
Barbara can be contacted at BLerner@Gratz.edu