"It was cool to have a chance to listen to a real person speak about what he went through during the Holocaust. He was the most credible source that we could have. I learned a lot more through his pictures and stories." ~ Boys Latin Charter School student
Donald Wittenberg has worked for the School District of Philadelphia for the past 41 years, starting off as a teacher, elementary mathematics collaborating teacher, elementary math specialist, principal and central office administrator. He has his bachelor's degree from Temple University and master's in education also from Temple University. He is the son of a liberator and the sole grandson of victims of the Holocaust. He has served as Vice-President and Curator of our museum since it's move to the Klein Branch. He is married to Bonnie and has two sons, Steven and Jan.