Laura Ainsman Sohinki has over ten years of experience working in the non-profit and government sectors, currently as the Corporate and Foundations Relations Manager at The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh. Prior to that she was the Director of Outreach and Programming at the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee and worked as a Legislative Assistant for Congressman Mike Doyle. Laura has an undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in Community Planning from the University of Maryland. She is involved in her local and state Jewish communities as a member of the Community Relations Council and the Pennsylvania Jewish Coalition. Laura lives in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh with her husband Lewis and son Charlie.