Speaker Details


Ruth Cummings
Trustee, The Nathan Cummings Foundation

Cummings has been involved with her family’s foundation since 1988. She also works as an independent consultant in Jerusalem specializing in creative community building to advance the city’s economic, social, civic, and physical development. Her lifelong interest in Jewish identity, international art and culture, and service was inspired by the values and life of her grandfather Nathan. Cummings serves on the boards of the Trisha Brown Dance Company and the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and on the advisory councils of the Hazon Institute and the Garrison Institute.