As Vice President of the Northeast Division, Evan Bernstein and his team work daily to fight anti-Semitism and all forms of hate in the New York/New Jersey, Connecticut and New England (Boston) regional offices.
Evan joined ADL in 2013 and has more than 20 years of experience that includes serving as the State Director for AIPAC in Arizona and as an Executive Director at the consulting firm CCS Inc. He began his career at the United Way of New York City. He currently sits on the Governor of New York’s Interfaith Council and the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Interfaith Advisory Council. Evan speaks regularly on behalf of the ADL and is frequently quoted in local and national news sources about issues related to civil rights and anti-Semitism.
Evan earned a B.A. from Western Connecticut State University and a A.L.M. from Harvard University.