Marily Lerner joined Kehillah’s administration as Director of Admissions in June, 2005. She has an extensive volunteer history and has served as a parent volunteer at Kehillah, as an officer and board member at Congregation Beth Am, and as a reading tutor with the Jewish Coalition for Literacy. Active in local and national admissions organizations and conferences, Ms. Lerner shares her passion for Jewish education, and especially Kehillah, to families and community members throughout the Silicon Valley. Ms. Lerner’s first career was as an attorney; she worked as a litigator in California law firms for 18 years. Ms. Lerner received a B.A. with honors in English Literature from Stanford University and her law degree from Stanford Law School.
Ms Lerner’s work with Kehillah students and their families does not stop once students have been admitted to Kehillah; she actively supports new and continuing Kehillah students all the way through to graduation.