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Lisa Kritz, Vice President and Secretary.

Lisa_KritzLisa Kritz works as the director of the Hertz Nursery School in Sharon, Massachusetts. Through many grant initiatives in conjunction with the Boston Bureau of Jewish Education, Lisa established ongoing family education programs and an enhanced Judaic curriculum. Under her direction, Hertz received two Solomon Schechter awards from United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism, in 1991 and 1993. Lisa co-authored the standards for Judaic early childhood curriculum in Boston. Hertz became one of the first two schools to receive the Magen HaGan Judaic accreditation from the Boston Bureau of Jewish Education in June 2000. Hertz was re-accredited in 2005. Lisa is a 2002 recipient of the Keter Torah (“Crown of Torah”) Award from the Bureau of Jewish Education for a career devoted to excellence in Jewish education.