Denise Gershowitz is an early childhood/elementary educator. She was Head of Concord Hill School in Chevy Chase, MD, from 2002 until her retirement in 2016. Prior to heading Concord Hill, Denise was Assistant Head of Sidwell Friends Middle School (2001-2002), and a first and second grade teacher at Sidwell Friends Lower School for 13 years. She is an Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Education Program at George Washington University, where she helps train teacher interns. Denise and her husband are members of Adas Israel Congregation, where Denise recently served on the search committee for the newly hired Director of the Gan HaYeled Preschool, who will begin in the post in July 2019.