Cynthia BerensonCynthia Berenson has been on the Palm Springs Jewish Federation Board Women’s Division for four years as Education Chair and chaired the Lion of Judah event in 1999. As a non-Jewish woman, she is interested in giving to the Jewish community which has been so welcoming to her. Cynthia and her family created the Allen/Berenson Distinguished Visiting Professorship in Women’s Studies. They also established the Director’s Office in the Women’s Studies Research Center. Cynthia and Theodore recently donated a Chair in Fine Arts to Brandeis University. Cynthia has a particular interest in issues of domestic violence.