Zahava Friedman-StadlerDirector of Business Development and Senior Strategist
Zahava is a strategist, storyteller, fundraiser, and community builder. She has worked with and at museums, art organizations, cultural institutions, education-focused nonprofits in New York, Washington, DC, and Rome, Italy— most notably, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Museum of Jewish Heritage, and Bard Graduate Center.
Fusing her passion for fresh ideas and effective project management, Zahava has a track record of success in convening diverse teams to activate around new initiatives. Zahava is also passionate about the data aspects of fundraising and marketing, specifically how data hygiene and mining can help organizations deepen their community engagement, outreach, and impact.
Since 2014, Zahava has coached organizational leaders on how to approach and take on avenues of growth for their organizations. With operations and measurable growth as key drivers of her work, Zahava joined the Greater Good Strategy team in the role of Director of Business Development and Senior Strategist in 2021.
Zahava holds an MA in History of the Decorative Arts, Design History and Material Culture from Bard Graduate Center, with a focus on the digital humanities and a BA in History from Touro College. When she is not working, Zahava can be found volunteering in her community, reading works of fiction, playing (stringed) musical instruments, and most importantly, spending time with her family.