We're Experienced Educators
The executive staff for Community Roots has more than 35 years of combined leadership experience in public and private schools. We hold secondary degrees from some of the nation's top schools for pedagogy and educational leadership.
Executive Director of Operations and Resource Development
Ms. Eve Fein is the Executive Director of Operations and Resource Development. Driven by her passion for education Ms. Fein co-founded Community Roots Academy. Ms. Fein holds a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA and a Master’s Degree in Jewish Education Leadership from Hebrew Union College. Since the opening of the CRA Ms Fein has served as a founding Board Member. In addition to serving on the CRA Board of Directors, Ms. Fein served as a full time faculty member of the Hebrew Union College- Graduate School of Education. Prior to working at the university level, Ms.Fein served for over 20 years as the Educational Leader of Morasha Jewish Day School, a private elementary school in Orange County. Ms. Fein has significant experience in the areas of staff supervision, budget development and oversight, personal solicitation, event coordination, and Board development. Ms. Fein has lived in South Orange County for over 25 years where she and her husband raised their two children.