Arlene D. Schiff is the national director of the LIFE & LEGACY program at the Harold Grinspoon Foundation. In her role at HGF she provides training and support to communities, across North America, to secure meaningful after-lifetime legacy gifts. Through LIFE & LEGACY she is currently working with 23 communities across the country.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Arlene served as the executive director of the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires. During her 12 year tenure she provided visionary leadership while devising and executing strategic plans that centered on building community and garnering support for philanthropic giving.
Arlene is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts and holds a M.A. from Harvard University.