CJP's PresenTense Boston Staff
Associate Director, Young Adult Initiative
Abby Goldenthal is the Associate Director of the Young Adult Initiative (YAI) at Combined Jewish Philanthropies in Boston, where she manages the Young Adult Innovation Agenda. The former fellowship coordinator, Abby now manages the CJP Young Adult Community Grants and Young Jewish Leaders Council, aimed at expanding funding and training resources to the more than 40 Jewish young adult organizations in Boston and creating opportunities for innovation and leadership to emerge. Originally from Connecticut, Abby moved to Brookline, MA, after graduating from Skidmore College with a BS in management and business with honors and minor in art history, with a focus on art museum marketing.
Program & Development Officer, Fellowship Coordinator
Harris has worked in the social entrepreneurship field for the past two years and is in his first year as a Program & Development Officer at CJP, focusing on the PresenTense program. Prior to working at CJP, Harris founded the Clark Athletics Service-Learning Trip (CAST), an organization dedicated to taking university athletes abroad to participate in hands-on field experiences. Harris graduated from Clark University with a BA in Psychology in 2013, and received his MPA from Clark in 2014. A former standup comedian, Harris is passionate about social change, entrepreneurship, and education.