Originally from Moscow, Russia, Valerie Rocklin has been living in the Bay Area with her family for over 20 years. Valerie’s desire to contribute to her community has led to a longstanding career as a Jewish communal professional. Prior to joining Hebrew Free Loan, she spent 18 years at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, serving and building strong relationships within the Bay Area Jewish Community.
Valerie holds a J.D. from Lomonosov Moscow State University Law School. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and their son and, in her spare time, enjoys volunteering, reading, watching movies, cooking, and traveling.