Rivka Weiss is currently the AM Team Leader at JBFCS Kaplan House, working with young men ages 17-21 who are aging out of the foster care system into independent living. Rivka is passionate about working with adolescents and young adults to identify and engage in meaningful programming that increase access and opportunity. She received her B.S. in Family Science from The University of Maryland, and her MSW from the Silver School of Social Work at NYU. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Rivka is a proud Midwesterner who spends lots of time reading, trying new recipes, and wandering around all the different neighborhoods of New York City.