Marc Kramer is an independent educational consultant, a group facilitator for the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services of New York and the author of several major studies on Jewish day school education. Marc, who was the Executive Director of RAVSAK until its incorporation into Prizmah, is the recipient of the 2006 Covenant Award. He received his bachelor’s degree in Near East and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University. After studying and learning in Israel, an extraordinary stint at the El Paso Hebrew Day School, and with the support of the Wexner Graduate Fellowship, he continued in his studies, earning a master’s degree in social work from Columbia University, a master’s degree in Jewish Studies at JTS, and both a master’s and doctoral degrees in education from Columbia University Teachers College. Marc is a member of the Leading in Hebrew Review Committee. Marc lives in Riverdale, New York.