Laurie Blitzer

Laurie serves on the Board of Directors for the Birthright Israel Foundation, an organization that raises funds in the United States to support Birthright Israel. Laurie previously ran the nonprofit division at the consulting firm McKinsey & Company as Executive Director of Non-Profit and External Affairs in New York City. During this time, Laurie was a member of Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Cultural Affairs Advisory Commission, a cultural advocacy body mandated by the City Charter that has advised the Mayor, Cultural Affairs Commissioner and other City officials on critical cultural issues for over 25 years.