Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Information Technology
The Community Foundation for Jewish Education of the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (CFJE) serves as JUF's department of Jewish Education. CFJE's mission is to advance imaginative, compelling, collaborative, and experiential Jewish education. Working in partnership with the other departments of JUF as well as Jewish educational institutions throughout Chicagoland, CFJE seeks to serve the community as a convener of networks of education professionals| a research and development laboratory for new and innovative ideas for supporting Jewish education in Chicago| a thought leader across the broad spectrum of Jewish education| a facilitator of professional development and learning for Jewish educators, and a catalyst for systemic improvement of Jewish education in Chicago through strategic investment.
I am a Dynamic, Results-Driven Technology Professional with with a consultative approach. Having a proven track record of over fifteen years specializing in IT Operations & Strategy, Technical Sales and Enterprise Software Development across various industries including Banking and Financial Services, Manufacturing, Government and Non-Profit, I am currently focused on defining and refining IT Strategies to better align with organizational priorities for the largest faith-based non-profit in the Chicago area. Proven track record of managing end-to-end, multi-million dollar initiatives and projects, he is well versed with the challenges in the software development practice. With global work experience in various senior level capacities, he can seamlessly manage large, dispersed teams and is proficient at learning newer cultures to adapt better to the environment. With solid technical background and expertise, he is currently helping customers define and refine IT strategies and spends to align IT with Business goals. Specialties: IT Strategy, Operations Management, Product Development, Enterprise Sales, Business Process Management (BPM), Business Rules Engines (BRE), Work Flow, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture,