Mindy Escourt Blechman is Assistant Director of Admissions and Coordinator of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Gratz College. She has worked at Gratz since 1999 and has also held the positions of Coordinator of Adult Jewish Studies and Coordinator of Continuing Legal Education. Mindy earned her M.A. in Jewish Studies at Gratz College in 2010, and holds a B.A. in psychology from Temple University. She attended the Young Judaea Year Course-Jerusalem Institute program in Israel and is a graduate of the Gratz College Hebrew High School division. Mindy has worked in formal and informal Jewish education for many years in both the Philadelphia and Northern California Jewish Communities. Previous appointments include: B’nai Mitzvah Program Director and Family Educator; Religious School Teacher and Curriculum Advisor; Jewish Family Preschool Program Director; Confirmation Teacher; Day School Teaching Assistant and Substitute; Family Camp Director, Camp Educator, and Camp Accreditation Coordinator.
Interim Director of Admissions