Program and Research Manager
Sydney Menenberg joined Fight For Children in 2016 as the Program and Research Manager. In this role, she manages Fight For Children’s early childhood education programs, including its signature program, Joe’s Champs. She is also responsible for the Fight For Children biannual conference series and overseeing the organization’s traditional grant making process and strategic partnerships. Additionally, Ms. Menenberg supports the development of all new programmatic initiatives for Fight For Children.
Prior to joining the Fight For Children team, Ms. Menenberg worked as a Managing Consultant at Navigant where she led project teams in the financial services dispute sector, assisting clients in the navigation of complex financial litigation matters pertaining to the fallout from the U.S. mortgage crisis in the mid-to-late 2000s.
Ms. Menenberg is a graduate of the University of Washington with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Education, Learning and Society. She grew up in Seattle, Washington and has been living in Washington, DC since 2011. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking elaborate meals, brunching with friends, summer BBQs, and walking all over the city!