Paul Bernstein is Chief Executive Officer of Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools —a position to which he brings his lifelong connection with Jewish day school education, and wide-ranging management experience in the fields of education, philanthropy, social impact, government and new media. Paul joined Prizmah as its founding CEO in 2016, after serving as CEO of The Pershing Square Foundation. With the team at Prizmah, Paul has built the network for Jewish day schools across North America, creating partnerships with schools, communities, and philanthropists to elevate the entire field.

Over the last few weeks, Prizmah has been working to support schools and communities as they handle containment of and response to COVID-19, helping schools manage short and long term closure risk, and transition to online learning, with schools across North America supporting each other in the face of the growing crisis.