President Lehmann is a Rabbi and the first non-Christian leader in the institution’s 57 year history. Among his achievements were: Substantial fundraising including a new $2.5 million grant from the Hellman Foundation which launched a new interreligious chaplaincy program and enhance other programs in Islam/Jewish studies; Establishing GTU’s first online program, a certificate in Interreligious Studies which launched in Fall 2020; Expanding existing partnerships such as one with the University of California, Berkeley and creating new ones such as a program with Stanford Medical School; Establishing the first World Music Festival in the Bay Area which was very popular and well attended.