Joan Garson
Chair, NIF Canada
Toronto, Canada

Joan Garson is the Chair of New Israel Fund of Canada. Ms Garson is the immediate past chair of ARZENU, the international organization of Reform and Progressive Zionists and in that capacity filled a number of national and international positions. She is also active in Toronto, Canada in a range of Jewish and Zionist roles including leadership roles in her synagogue, Holy Blossom Temple, and with the Reform Movement in Israel and internationally. A lawyer, she continues to work part time.