M.A., Jewish Professional Leadership
Rhoda Weisman is Dean of the Graduate School in Nonprofit Management at the American Jewish University (AJU). In this role, Rhoda takes the helm of a premier, values driven nonprofit MBA program in Southern California with a 32-year old history. The program educates and places the next generations of leaders dedicated to effecting social change through innovation, leadership, an ever-growing knowledge base, and executive skill sets. Graduates progress into higher level leadership positions within their own organizations and go on to lead others as Executive Directors and C-Suite professionals. They are also increasingly becoming founders of new organizations that meet the pressing social needs of our time. The MBA program caters to working professionals who learn from outstanding faculty who themselves are leaders and change-makers in their fields.
Rhoda Weisman has 25 years of experience in talent development of Generation X, Y and Millennials in the non-profit workplace and starting, leading and managing non-profit organizations. Dubbed a trendsetter in "next generation leadership development" by both the "Wall Street Journal" and the "Los Angeles Times," Rhoda is an expert in leadership growth and training and has been at the forefront of innovation for the Jewish community.