Elissa Maier


Elissa is Prizmah's Chief Operating Officer. Learn more about her here.

Blog Articles

Raising Endowments Together

Blog Article
Fundraising & Development, Prizmah Thought Leadership
On a Sunday this past July, when many people were fanning themselves on a beach, more than forty school professionals and lay

Lay Leaders at the Prizmah Conference Imagine “How Might We"

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Fundraising & Development, Prizmah Thought Leadership
Energy, excitement, optimism, and passionate commitment: these are the words I would use to describe the discussions among the lay leaders who

Walking the Walk: Prizmah's DEI Work

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Human Resources, Prizmah Thought Leadership
As an organization that was designed to serve the diversity of Jewish day schools and yeshivas, Prizmah sees the idea of inclusivity

Prizmah Staff Reflect on Their Experiences in School Leadership

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Prizmah Thought Leadership, Professional Leadership
Although the work of school leadership brings tremendous rewards and satisfaction, it also often brings great stress and loneliness. Four Prizmah staffers

Planting Seeds: Investing in Growing Talent for the Field

Blog Article
Professional Leadership
By Elissa Maier Chief Operating Officer of Prizmah Many respected scholars, leadership experts and successful business leaders speak about the importance of

My First Day at Prizmah

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Today is your day. You’re off to great places! You’re off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet

Hayidion Articles

Accelerating Impact: Transforming the Field

HaYidion Article
Jewish day schools provide a strong foundation for Jewish identity, engagement and leadership. The Jewish leaders of tomorrow are in the classrooms

Sanctifying the Volunteer-Professional Partnership

HaYidion Article