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Aliza follows her passion for early childhood
education every day as a preschool teacher and a support professional for
students of all abilities. Inside and outside of work, she puts children first
and is a kind, caring guiding force for her students.
Outside of work,
Aliza has been involved with JUF for 9 years. She gives her time to the Young
Women's City Council, where she will serve as the 2021-2022 Outreach Chair and
she previously served on the YLD board for two years. Currently, she volunteers
at Lurie Children's Hospital and is a Next Generation associate board member at
the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
She also "gives how she
lives" by donating to local organizations that support children. Aliza
sponsored a full year of service at JCFS Chicago Virginia Frank Child
Development Center, Consultation and Training Institute and has contributed to
the Gross Family Endowment, which focuses on infectious disease research in the
pandemic and beyond.
She, Her, Hers
ON THE SIDE:
Studio Three, Golf, Travel
YOUR BEST PIECE OF ADVICE:
Your life is
your responsibility. Seize your power to create the happiness you'd like to see
in your life.
WHAT IS YOUR PROUDEST ACCOMPLISHMENT IN THE LAST 10 YEARS:
Four years ago, I had the courage to
leave my career in PR and make the switch to preschool and I've never been