Staff Members

Andrea Steinberg, LCSW

In her role as Chief Executive Officer of Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties, Andrea Steinberg, LCSW is a recognized leader in organizational leadership and transformation.

Manages all aspects of agency operations. Responsibility includes overseeing the agency’s multi-faceted program areas, more than 175 employees as well as more than 8,000 consumers each year. Under her leadership, JFS has furthered their reputation as the go-to agency in Atlantic County.

With 20 years’ experience in the mental health industry specializing in counseling and Family Life Education, Andrea combines her clinical background with strong leadership and management skills. During her tenure, Andrea’s leadership is instrumental in expanding the agency from a $5.7 million to $11.6 million. With her longstanding focus on integration and best practice, JFS has been brought to the forefront as lead agency for Atlantic Homeless Alliance, premier trauma counseling provider and a certified Behavior Health Home. Following Superstorm Sandy, Andrea immediately mobilized the organization as well as the community by raising $1 million and provide basic necessities and support to thousands individuals and families.

An alumnus of Boston University and Bryn Mawr College, Andrea is a member of the National Association of Social Workers. She served on the Board of the Association of Jewish Family & Children’s Agencies (AJFCA) and is currently on the National Board of the Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies (NJHSA).

Andrea received the United Way Executive Director of the Year in 2009; Beth El Synagogue Woman of Valor recognition in 2015; AJFCA Leadership Award in 2015 and Sadie Nauy Older Adult Service award in 2016. Among her many awards and accolades, she was awarded a Peer Leadership Award by Samost Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Southern New Jersey.