A tenacity to strengthen UpStart’s capacity and operations to more effectively serve the community
Jed is professionally focused on helping to growing and empower organizations in the Jewish, non-profit sector. Most recently he was the COO of Hazon, responsible for financial management, business operations and technology, and talent and board development. He began his career at UJA-Federation of New York, where he oversaw a $150 million annual grants portfolio.
Jed received an MPA in Public Finance from the NYU Wagner School of Public Service, and spent undergrad at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Post college, he spent a year on Kibbutz Hazorea in Israel. He was also part of the first class of UJA’s Muehlstein Institute for Jewish Professional Leadership.
A passion for live jazz, writing comedy, long cycling ventures around the world, or hosting a bbq with friends and family in Park Slope or Brazil