Jim Lodge has recently been appointed Vice President of Development at The Jewish Federations of North America. In that role, he is particularly focused on fundraising among the over four hundred small communities comprising the Network Communities.
Previous to this appointment, Jim served as Vice President of Israel and Overseas. In that capacity, his primary responsibility was in the area of allocations of overseas funds.
Jim has been Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo and worked at the Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland and The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School, the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (Princeton) and Haverford College.