Mrs. Shira Ornstein has joined our staff as Education Director of the Arthur Gutmanstein Religious School, effective July 1, 2017. Mrs. Ornstein is a highly skilled and resourceful Education Director with a strong background in school leadership and faculty management. She is adept at bringing a well-rounded approach to students’ education. Mrs. Ornstein holds a Professional Certification in Childhood Education and Certification for Students with Disabilities. She is currently the Co-President of the Conservative Principals’ Counsel and a board member of the Jewish Educators Assembly. She was also a member of the Leadership Institute for Congregational School Educators from 2008 – 2010. Mrs. Ornstein obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a Master of Science in Education/Special Education Childhood from Tuoro College. Mrs. Ornstein lives in Plainview with her husband, children, and
their dog, Cookie.