Patty Maziar is a licensed clinical social worker who has volunteered with Shalom Bayit for many years and has served on the JF&CS Board of Directors. As former co-chair of the lay committee for Shalom Bayit, she is interested in program development and community education. She believes when people become educated about abuse, they will become advocates for stopping the violence. Her interests include travel, yoga and studying the spiritual aspects of Judaism. She considers herself to be a "life-long learner."