Jewish Lay Leaders and the Community Pipeline Challenge

By: Esther Muslumova
KC Topics: 
Governance, JDS Research

"Within the next five to seven years, a large majority of Jewish nonprofit organizations (between 75 percent and 90 percent) will be faced with the daunting challenge of replacing their retiring CEOs and other senior leaders. Furthermore, nearly half of our employees express an interest in leaving the Jewish nonprofit sector in the next five years. " - Call to Action: How Lay Leaders Can Overcome the Jewish Community's Leadership Pipeline Challenge. 

A 2017 report from Leading Edge outlines how lay leaders can helo the Jewish community tackle this challenge.