Committed, knowledgeable and skilled leaders are the most important determinant of the capacity of the organized Jewish community. Systematic efforts to recruit, train and place emerging and established leaders takes place both within individual agencies, organizations, and congregations as well as at the community-wide level.
|FY2014||FY2013||FY2012||Net change||Percent change|
|Approximate number of executive board positions in the Jewish community||730||730||0||0%|
|Percentage of women in executive board positions in the Jewish community||41%||40%||1%||2.5%|
|Percentage of young people (under 45) in executive board positions in the Jewish community||16.4%||16.4%||0%||0%|
|Number of participants in leadership development programs||29||29||42||(0)||(0%)|
|Number of leadership development programs in Jewish organizations in Pittsburgh||2||2||3||(0)||(0%)|
|Current number of Pittsburgh Jewish residents on the National Young Leadership Cabinet||13||13||11||2||15%|
|Approximate cumulative number of Pittsburgh Jewish residents on the National Young Leadership Cabinet||175||175|
|Years that National Young Leadership Cabinet has been running||52||51|
Organizations that participated in this study include: Adat Shalom, the Agency for Jewish Learning, Ahavath Achim Congregation, Beth El Congregation, Beth Hamedrash Hagodol – Beth Jacob , Beth Israel Center, Beth Israel Congregation of Latrobe, Bnai Emunoh Chabad, Chabad Jewish Center of Monroeville, Chabad Lubavitch of the South Hills, Chabad of Pittsburgh, Community Day School, Congregation Bet Tikvah, Congregation Beth Shalom, Congregation B’nai Abraham, Congregation Emanu-El Israel, Congregation Kether Torah, Dor Hadash, Hillel Academy of Pittsburgh, Hillel Jewish University Center, the Jewish Association on Aging, the Jewish Community Center, Jewish Family & Children’s Service, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, Jewish Residential Services, Lubavitch Center, Poale Zedeck, Riverview Towers, Rodef Shalom, Shaare Torah Congregation, Temple Bnai Israel, Temple David, Temple Emauel of the South Hills, Temple Sinai, Tree of Life * Or L’Simcha, Young Israel of Pittsburgh, and Yeshiva Schools.