Dana Wechsler Linden, a journalist, has been engaged in philanthropic activities related to Israel since 2001, when the Wechsler Family Foundation jointly founded the Institute for Contemporary Affairs, part of writer the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, the Israeli think tank. Dana serves on ICA’s steering committee. The Wechsler Family Foundation also jointly founded NGO Monitor, the Jerusalem-based research institute. Dana is on the board of REPORT, a U.S. 501c3 that provides grants to NGO Monitor. In 2012, Dana helped create the Israel Forum at the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan, and is on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the JCC. As a journalist, Dana currently writes on personal health for the Wall Street Journal. She is co-author of the book Preemies: The Essential Guide for Parents of Premature Babies, published by Simon and Schuster, and a creator of the smartphone/tablet app for families of preemies, MyPreemie. She is a former Senior Editor of Forbes magazine. She holds a BA from Harvard College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She lives in New York City with her husband. Their two children are in college and graduate school.