National Jewish Communal Professional Receives Mandelkorn Honors
Rachel Monroe, head of the multi-billion dollar Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation in Baltimore, is the 2017 recipient of JPRO Network’s Ben Mandelkorn Award. The Columbus Jewish Foundation established the award to honor Mandelkorn’s leadership as its founding director. The JPRO Network, which also was founded by Mandelkorn, serves the Jewish communal professional network. In addition to being honored as the 2016 CEO of the Year by SmartCEO magazine, Monroe was included on Forward 50 magazine’s 2012 list of the 50 Jewish-Americans who have made a significant impact on the Jewish story.