Ami Aronson is the Managing Director of the Bernstein Family Foundation. Her responsibilities include governance, fiduciary management, grant making and communications. She has played a leadership role in taking this historic foundation into the 21st century through strategic planning, estate liquidation, mergers and acquisitions. In addition, she remains visible in the community to engage in ongoing critical dialogue with community leaders in the foundation’s three focus areas: Jewish causes, American democracy, and arts & culture.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Aronson worked on public health issues such as women’s health, adolescent health, HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, violence prevention and nutrition education. She has more than 18 years of experience in designing, developing, implementing and evaluating health communications programs.
Ms. Aronson is a native of San Francisco, but resides in the Washington, DC, area with her husband, children and dogs.