JPro Light Up Our Work

This event is online only.

Facilitated by Mark S. Young
Introduced and moderated by Rabbi Lori Levine
Open to all staff who work in nonprofits throughout the St. Louis Jewish community

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Explore strategies to amplify our organizational strengths through listening, mentorship, mission, flexibility, and developing meaningful relationships with each other. We will learn how to strengthen the work experience for our staff and create a clear plan of action for healthy and productive work environments, especially as we continue to work both in-person and virtually.

Mark S. Young is the Inaugural Director of JResponse at JCC Association of North America, author of the recent book Bless Our Workforce, and a recognized continental expert on ways to build successful work cultures in Jewish organizations. Mark has an extensive background in leadership development, innovation, HR, and Jewish education and camp. Learn more about Mark here.

Rabbi Lori Levine is Rabbi Educator at Congregation Shaare Emeth. She received her rabbinic ordination in 2018 from Hebrew Union College and B.A. from NYU in 2010. Rabbi Levine is the current chair of JProStl Professional Development.

A limited number of Mark’s book, Bless Our Workforce, are available before the workshop compliments of JProStl. Email Marci to reserve your copy at

JProStl, an initiative of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, is the professional association providing professional development, sharing of resources, and networking throughout the St. Louis Jewish community. JProStl is supported by Mont & Karen Levy and the Lubin-Green Foundation, a supporting foundation of Jewish Federation of St. Louis, and the Barry Rosenberg Fund for Professional Excellence.

JProStl Leadership
Sarah Levinson, JProStl President
Scott Berzon & Liz Collins, JProStl Vice President
Rabbi Lori Levine, Professional Development Chair

Marci Mayer Eisen, Director, Millstone Leadership Initiatives
Karen Sher, Vice President, Community Leadership & Engagement

Jewish Federation of St. Louis
Brian Herstig, President & CEO
Greg Yawitz, Board Chair

Registration is closed. Please contact Marci Mayer Eisen at if you have any questions.