Eileen Horowitz

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DeLeT Education Director

HUC-JIR/Los Angeles

DeLeT, Los Angeles

Eileen Horowitz has had a career in the field of education for over forty years. As the former Head of School of Temple Israel Of Hollywood, the school more than doubled in size, with successful graduates being accepted into the finest private Jewish and secular schools in Los Angeles. Eileen was honored in 2005 by the Milken Family Foundation as Outstanding Educator of the Year. She values her past role as a mentor at the Jewish Theological Seminary in their Day School Leadership Training Institute, American Jewish University and Hebrew Union College. She worked with candidates who were pursuing careers in Jewish education, administration and the Rabbinate. Having a role in the future of Day School education continues to be her passion. As the DeLeT Director, Eileen brings her passion to her work and inspires her colleagues, the mentors and the interns in the program to experience the “soul” work of a Jewish educator.