“Legacy of Leaders” with Colleen Rodriguez of The LJD Jewish Family & Community Services

On “Legacy of Leaders,” Adam Chaskin welcomes outstanding leaders to this uplifting and interesting show, filled with practical advice, personal experiences and tips for business leaders and aspiring leaders. This week, Adam sits down with Colleen Rodriguez of The LJD Jewish Family & Community Services.



Colleen Rodriguez
CEO of the LJD Jewish Family & Community Services
Website Address: https://jfcsjax.org/

Short company description:

JFCS is a 106 year old non profit that serves the entire community through various programs. We provide mental health services, basic needs programming, support to abused/neglected children, school based programs and support to our Jewish Community.

How do you define success?

Our goal is that the people who come to JFCS for assistance will leave stable and self sufficient. We want them to not just survive but thrive, without being depending on any system or organization.

How did you get started in your field or work?

I am a licensed clinical social worker, so I started out by doing the work.