Jill Hertzler serves as Avodah’s Director of Annual Giving. She previously served as the Director of Individual Giving and as the DC Community Director. Jill has a long history of promoting social justice for all people. In the first iteration of her professional life, Jill was a perinatal social worker in Seattle. After more than 10 years of a clinical career, Jill turned to fundraising to ensure the financial stability of organizations working to support vulnerable people. At Physicians for Social Responsibility, she managed a robust direct marketing program and at Cornerstone Montgomery, Jill grew funding opportunities from government and foundation partners. Jill graduated from The George Washington University and received her master’s in social work and a certificate in nonprofit management from the University of Washington. Jill lives in Rockville, MD with her two amazing teenage children.