The road not taken

Raised with a strong sense of initiative, Miriam Frankel tackled the challenges in her life head-on.

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 Miriam Frankel is the deputy executive director of Reuth, one of the country’s leading elder-care, rehabilitation and social-welfare nonprofits. Her fulltime job began with working on a Reuth fund-raising dinner 20 years ago, and today, she reflects that the organization “is the culmination of everything I was brought up to do.”

Raised in Perth, Australia, she is the eldest of three daughters of Edward (Isaac) and Val Pachtman.

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