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. He is a Wexner Graduate Fellow, Schusterman Fellow, and a winner of the JPRO Network Young Professional Award.

For five years he served as board chair of JQY, a nonprofit organization supporting and empowering LGBTQ youth in the Jewish community. He is a credentialed leadership coach through the International Coaching Federation and received his training at New Ventures West, where he serves as adjunct faculty.