Dr. Erica Brown is a writer and educator who lectures widely on subjects of Jewish interest. She is scholar-in-residence for the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, DC, and a consultant to other Jewish organizations. Dr. Brown is the author of Confronting Scandal, Spiritual Boredom, and Inspired Jewish Leadership and co-author of The Case for Jewish Peoplehood. Her “Weekly Jewish Wisdom” column has appeared regularly in The Washington Post. She lives with her husband and four children in Silver Spring, MD. More at www.leadingwithmeaning.com.