Kim Reisman Dickstein
Kim Dickstein graduated from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics in 1987. Following graduation, she worked as a tax accountant for Arthur Anderson & Company. In 1990, Kim entered the Fordham University School of Law, from which she received her JD in 1993. She worked as an attorney from 1993-1994 at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom.
For the past 17 years, Kim has devoted time and energy to “giving back” to her community, focusing her talents on fundraising. During these years, Kim has been involved with UJA-Federation of New York, where she has served in many roles including Executive Chair of UJA-Federation’s Manhattan Women’s Campaign, which raised over $8 million for the charity. She has also served as a member of UJA-Federation NY’s Board of Directors and as a member of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation’s (DRIF’s) Northeast Board of Directors. In addition, Kim has chaired the DRIF’s D.R.E.A.M.s in the City event on multiple occasions over the years in order to raise funds to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes, a disease from which Kim’s brother, aunt, and niece suffer. In the past, Kim has also held many volunteer positions, including PA President of The Allen-Stevenson School. In addition, since 2016, Kim has served as a member of AIPAC’s Manhattan Women’s Executive Council.
Kim and her husband Jordan live in the West Village of Manhattan. They have two sons: Ben (22) and Joey (20), who is a junior at University of Michigan.