Karyn G. Gershon
Karyn joined Project Kesher as its Executive Director in 1994 and has overseen its dramatic growth. Trained as a lawyer, Karyn was a litigator with Katten Muchin & Zavis from 1986–1994. She is a graduate of Cornell University and Northwestern University School of Law. She was a fellow at the Wexner Heritage Foundation. In 2004, Karyn was named one of the Jewish Chicagoans of the Year by The Chicago Jewish News. After living in the Chicago area for more than 20 years, Karyn now lives in New York City - and is loving it!
Lily joined Project Kesher as its Development Associate in 2017. Lily received a B.A. in International Affairs, with a concentration in the Middle East from The George Washington University, in May of 2017. During her time in Washington D.C., she worked and interned for NARAL Pro-Choice Maryland, The Global Women's Institute at GW, the D.C. Rape Crisis Center, The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, and Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey.