Sara Horowitz

Dean of Student Life

As dean of student life, Sara Horowitz oversees extracurricular and cocurricular programming for JTS students. In addition to creating programs to build community, she provides a friendly ear and informal guidance to students. Sara has worked in student services at JTS since 1992, when she began as a housing associate. Previously, she worked in the Orientation Office at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. 

Sara has served as a trustee on the management committee of the Young Leadership Council of UJA Federation–New York and chair of a UJA Young Leadership mission to Israel.  She received a Young Leadership award at the UJC General Assembly. She also served as cochair of the JCC Associates in Manhattan.

Sara graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics and received a Master’s of Arts and a Master’s of Education in Student Affairs Administration from Teachers College, Columbia University.