Maura Schmitz

Associate Director, Accounting

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Encinitas, CA

Maura has worn many hats here at Moishe House and is currently the Associate Director for our Accounting team. In this role, she supervises the team, leads the general accounting functions, works with external auditors, and helps with the quarterly and year-end financial audit activities. Maura loves working for an organization that thinks creatively and innovatively about religious and spiritual communities!

Maura is originally from Pasadena, CA and has a Bachelor’s degree from California Lutheran University and a Master’s degree from Graduate Theological Union. After graduation, she worked in literacy and education in Oakland, CA and Newark, NJ. Her favorite kid’s book is Harold and the Purple Crayon. Before finding her way into non-profit finance, she worked at Sur La Table.