Lisa Ney, LCSW

Program Officer, Our Closet/In Your Neighborhood & People Living with Disabilities

Lisa Ney, LCSW, is a JFCS Program Officer overseeing Our Closet/In Your Neighborhood, Community Engagement Programming, and Advocacy as well as the Director of Services and Programs for People Living with Disabilities. She received a double master’s in clinical social work from the University of Southern California, and Jewish Communal Service, from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles in 1983. She then made aliyah, living in Israel for 20 years. She has 39 years of clinical and programming experience both in Israel and the United States, working with children, families, individuals, and groups. With Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia for fourteen years, Lisa works in program development and oversight, is active with many community coalitions and committees, and received the Community Builder Award from TriState JPro Professionals of Excellence in 2013.