Operations Manager, LIFE Inc. Pooled Trusts
Mickey Penzer comes from a family where Real Estate and Philanthropy have been a family business for three generations. Mickey has a Bachelors and Masters in Business & Accounting from the Stern School of Business at NYU, a law degree from Fordham Law and she is an NYS Bar member. She currently holds the position of Legal Counsel and Head of Business Development for LIFE, focusing primarily on helping the disabled and elderly receive medicaid benefits. Her goal is to combine her interests and skills in government services, real estate development (her father’s business) and philanthropy, to make a difference in low income housing. Her Jewish faith and natural ability to connect others are a large part of her business and charitable identity. She is a member of AIPAC and Israel is close to her heart. She is also a member of Jewish Funders Network, a peer network for philanthropic Jews and is working on growing their young funder division.