Debbi Bernstein has extensive experience in fundraising and grant writing for non-profit organizations. As the Development Director of Teach For America New York, Mrs. Bernstein cultivated relationships with various corporate, foundation and individual supporters to meet the organization’s annual budget goal of $2 million. In 2004, Mrs. Bernstein and her family moved to Montclair, and after taking time off to raise her three children, she is now working as a fundraising consultant for local non-profits. Prior to her career in fundraising, Mrs. Bernstein practiced corporate and commercial real estate law at Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker LLP. Mrs. Bernstein received her undergraduate degree from Duke University and her law degree from New York University School of Law.