YLD Assistant Director
Elyse Saretsky is the Assistant Director of the Jewish United Fund's Young Leadership Division (YLD), where she works on the Gesher program, Ben Gurion Society Programming, and manages other donor programming. Elyse began her career teaching 1st grade on Chicago's South Side with Teach for America. After two years, she moved into the Jewish non-profit world as a Campaign Associate and then a Division Director in the Trades, Industries & Professions Division of JUF. Born in Birmingham, Michigan, Elyse graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A.in American History and Art History.