Leora Brovman

• Born in Israel and grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa
• B.A. Honors, Social Work, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
• M.S.W., Columbia University School of Social Work
• Ed.D., Philosophy and Education, Teachers College at Columbia University
• Lived in the United Kingdom for 5 years
• Contributing writer to a forthcoming book, Climbing the Ivies (Spring 2011)
• Loves international travel, favorite places are New Zealand and Australia
• Enjoys reading, needlework, visiting art museums and lots of theater
• Mother of son, CC 2009; daughter, CC 2011; high school junior son who isn’t sure where he will go to college