Dr. Jill Bazelon
Co-Founder, Bridges to Wealth
Director, Bridges to Wealth
University of Pennsylvania’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships
Jill is the co-founder of Bridges to Wealth, working since 2012 to design and implement all community and school-based programming. Jill also teaches in the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education Urban Masters program.
Jill Bazelon holds a Ph.D. in Educational Policy from the Penn Graduate School of Education and a B.A. from Williams College. Dr. Bazelon taught elementary school for five years: first as a Teach for America corps member in the South Bronx, New York, and then at a charter school in South Central Los Angeles.