ASheila Yossem is a champion of transformational initiatives, from centralizing communications to revitalizing brand identity, increasing engagement, and building high performance teams. She was Director of Admissions at Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University in NYC. Prior to working at Wurzweiler, Sheila spent 11 years working at a private K to 12 day school, Solomon Schechter School of Westchester (renamed The Leffell School) as Director of Communications where she developed and implemented strategies to promote the school and its mission. She also spent many years in executive search, as a senior consultant at Bishop Partners, a boutique retained search firm, and as the Director of Recruitment for the US division of an international strategic information technology company, the DMR Group.
Sheila has an M.A. in Computing, Communications and Technology in Education from Columbia University, Teachers College, a B.A. in English Literature and Linguistics from Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and a post graduate degree in Education from McGill University. She and her husband, Bob Mindel, live in Hartsdale NY and have two daughters.