Hadas Bernard, Director at Bernard Financial Group, has recently been elected as a new board member and will be serving a three-year term to help bring in new resources.
About joining the Winning Futures Board, Hadas says, “Michigan students deserve and want direction on careers and higher education. Winning Futures offers the most dynamic guide and coaching/mentoring for our students’ adult livelihood. Since I am passionate about the enhancement, success and contentment of the next generation, it is a true honor for me to join the Winning Futures Board.”
Hadas Bernard lives in Birmingham, Michigan and is an alumnus of The University of Michigan Ross Business School. She serves as director of Bernard Financial Group, BFG, a commercial mortgage banking firm providing financing, servicing and equity for commercial properties. Prior to BFG, Hadas acquired, developed, leased and managed commercial and residential properties. She also directed the affordable housing program for the Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency.
Before becoming a board member of Winning Futures, Ms. Bernard was an Executive Board member of Kids Kicking Cancer and the HMD Board of Governors. She also served as a member of the Hebrew Free Loan Board of Trustees, JAS Board and the National UJA’s Woman’s Cabinet. Hadas is the immediate past Board Chair of the JVS Board of Trustees and a past recipient of The Institute of Human Relations Young Leadership Award.
Hadas is the founder of Trade Secrets, a fundraiser which provides support for Woman to Work. She also serves on the board of Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit.
We are thankful to have Mrs. Bernard join the Winning Futures Board and look forward to the wonderful contributions she will make.