Simone is also a director of the Australian Jewish Funders, a network inspiring effective philanthropy and strengthening community.
Simone is passionate about developing Jewish communal leadership for the future and is involved in many initiatives to train and mentor current and potential leaders. Simone is a current Fellow in the prestigious Schusterman Foundation Fellowship Program.
As former President of JNF Victoria and Australian National Vice-President, Simone played a key role in restructuring JNF Australia striving for strict levels of governance and multi-generational reach. Simone worked for many years as a lawyer, specialising in employment law.