Donna Cephas is a Rabbinic Student at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. In 2008 she received a Master’s Degree in Jewish Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary. Since 2009, she has chronicled the personal narratives of a cross-section of Non-Jewish adults committed to raising Jewish children and teaches workshops on developing and using personal narratives. At Congregation Rodeph Sholom in New York City, she helped develop and co-facilitate a learning and support group for non-Jewish adults raising Jewish children. Currently, she is President of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom, a North American movement of Muslim and Jewish women dedicated to fostering relationships, interfaith learning and social justice initiatives. Donna was born and raised in New York City, where she lives with her husband Derrick and daughters Daisy and Sashie.