Kim Lausin was a Preschool Director for 35 years at Park Synagogue, Gross Schechter Day School and Congregation Beth El of Bethesda, MD until she retired in 2021 and moved back to Cleveland. Kim has also been the musical director for the JCC's and Beachwood's Community Youth Theater. While at Schechter she led many elementary-age music programs as well as their drama department. Kim is currently working with Mandel's Early Childhood division as their Music & Movement instructor. She is also directing the new Jewish Choir program with Mandel's 7th and 8th graders.