YLD Board Member Bio

A Kirsch

Amy Kirsch is serving her fifth year on the YLD Board and is the 2015 YLD Campaign Chair. She is originally from the suburbs of Detroit. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business. After spending many years in New York City working in wealth management, she recently transitioned to become Head of Investor Relations at PeerRealty, a commercial real estate crowdfunding platform. She has held a number of roles while on YLD including co-chairing the 2013 YLD Israel Trip and serving as the Board's Executive Vice President. She is also a member of National Young Leadership Cabinet. Amy is involved in YLD because of her passion for volunteering, Israel and creating a unified Jewish community in Chicago and throughout the country. In her spare time, Amy enjoys traveling, engaging in
Chicago's tech community, exploring any city on foot and taking dance classes.


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2015 Double Chai in the Chi: Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36


Congratulations to our 2015 cohort of Double Chai in the Chi, Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36 list! Check out photos from the WYLD Summer Party here ! 

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