Mordy Walfish


  • Strategic Management


  • MPA, NYU, New York, NY
  • MA, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • BA, University of King's College, Halifax, NS


Mordy Walfish is Chief Operating Officer of Leading Edge, an organization dedicated to strengthening how Jewish organizations attract, develop, and retain top talent.

Prior to joining Leading Edge, Walfish was Vice President for Programs at Repair the World, where he played a key role in the organization’s redesign and oversaw its community-based service programs.

Walfish was a Wexner Graduate Fellow, Schusterman Fellow, and the winner of the 2015 JPRO Network Young Professional Award. He also serves as board chair emeritus of JQY, a nonprofit organization supporting and empowering LGBTQ youth in the Jewish community. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.