Sherri Mandell is an award winning author who lectures about community, kindness and resilience. She is the co-director of the Koby Mandell Foundation and a pastoral counselor.
Sherri Mandell, an award winning author and inspirational speaker, lectures on community, kindness and resilience in a world of confusion. Her book, "The Blessing of a Broken Heart," won a National Jewish Book Award and was made into a play. Her next book, "The Road to Resilience: From Chaos to Celebration," explores the spiritual steps of resilience. She co-directs the Koby Mandell Foundation.
"Sherri's humility and charming humor, as well as her spiritual richness, are inspiring. The talk is full of unpretentious life lessons and opportunities for both laughter and tears."— Rabbi Dr. Meesh Hammer-Kossoy, Director of Admissions/Faculty, Pardes, Jerusalem, Israel
*Sherri Mandell was excellent- so moving! * very heartwarming * Mandell’s presentation was truly impactful * superb! * fantastic * Loved Mandell * Mandell was the perfect ending for the day. I’m sure every person in attendance was moved by her emotional life experience * the best!! *Mandell’s talk was very effective * I could have listened to Mandell much longer.— Detroit Caring Conference, evaluations of those that attended, Detroit Synogogue, Detroit
Sherri speaks with great sensitivity, accessibility and empathy. The audience was holding onto her every word and usually sitting at the edge of their seats. Sherri is so passionate about her cause and her warm and non-threatening approach will allow the most difficult of topics be addressed with authenticity and hope.— Mark Fishman, Rabbi, Congregation Beth Tikva, Montreal