CONNECTIONS 2017

Rabbi Marla J. Feldman

Executive Director, Women of Reform Judaism
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Rabbi Marla J. Feldman

Rabbi Marla J. Feldman is the executive director of Women of Reform Judaism (WRJ). Previously, Rabbi Feldman served as the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ)’s Development Director and the director of the Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism. Feldman is a Reform rabbi, lawyer, and certified fundraiser. Rabbi Feldman has represented the Reform Movement in coalitions and on non-profit boards including the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, Save Darfur Coalition, Jewish Council for Public Affairs, Rabbis for Human Rights – North America, Jewish Coalition for Disaster Relief, Inter-Agency Task Force on Israeli Arab Issues, Cover the Uninsured Week, and National HIV/AIDS Partnership.

Prior to serving the URJ, Feldman worked in the Jewish community relations field in Detroit and Delaware, where she also served as adjunct faculty at University of Detroit-Mercy and Widener University College of Law. Feldman previously served Reform Jewish congregations in Sarasota and Orlando, Florida.