Welcome to the Media Room—a place created especially for you to make marketing your event faster and easier! Here you will find the latest information and news about Amy and her work, including hi-res photos, bios and book reviews.

Amy in the News: 

Amy’s Op-Ed pieces and family and life columns have been published for over two decades in multiple newspapers including the Arizona Daily Star, the Arizona Jewish Post, the Intermountain Jewish News, the Indianapolis Post and Opinion and the Los Angeles Jewish Journal. Many of these can be found at: https://muckrack.com/amy-lederman/articles.

Additional sites to read Amy’s columns are here:

Intermountain Jewish News 

 Arizona Jewish Life

Arizona Jewish Post


Read about her exciting discovery of family history in https://azjewishpost.com/2017/email-unlocks-treasure-chest-of-family-history-new-possibilities/

And her search for family roots on the Mt. of Olives in Jerusalem in https://azjewishpost.com/2019/searching-for-family-on-the-mount-of-olives/

Presentations and Events: 

Amy is a featured monthly speaker at Canyon Ranch Resort in Tucson, Arizona. Her topics are diverse and range from love, life, and loss to finding meaning and joy in work, family and community.

Over 50 women attended Amy’s talk on Living with No Regrets 


Amy spoke to health care professionals on Practicing Compassionate Medicine in Jacksonville:



AMY’S BIO (Download here if you need it!):    (Bio) PDF

Short BIOS:

Amy Lederman (www.amyhirshberglederman.com) is an award-winning author and columnist, international speaker, Jewish educator and attorney. She has published stories in the “Chicken Soup” series and other anthologies. Her book “One God, Many Paths: Finding Meaning and Inspiration in Jewish Teachings” won the 2009 Best Book Award from the Arizona Book Publishing Association on Religion and Spirituality. She is known for the energy, life, passion and humor she brings into any learning environment. Visit her website at www.amyhirshberglederman.com.

Amy Hirshberg Lederman is an award winning author, columnist, Jewish educator, public speaker and attorney.   Her columns have won awards from the American Jewish Press Association, the Arizona Newspapers Association and the Arizona Press Club for excellence in commentary.  Amy is renown for her ability to make Jewish wisdom accessible and relevant.  Visit her website at www.amyhirshberglederman.com.



August 19,2011, Arizona Daily Star: Visits to Zion and the Tetons Drive Home the Need to Balance Preservation and Public Use

Arizona Press Club 2010 First Place award for “Best Column Writing” for her work in the Arizona Jewish Post!

May 3, 2010, Arizona Daily Star: Volunteer Work Helped me to Find Myself and My Way of Life

February 7,2010, Arizona Daily Star: Life in Print: Redemption in the Rubble Pile

Amy awarded 2010 Meritorious Service award by the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona

In the Summer of 2010, Amy lead the Jewish Federation Young Women’s Mission to Israel on a trip of a lifetime!

AJP’s Amy Lederman wins Rockower award

Extraordinary’ Tucson women tell success secrets

Four trials that changed the world

UA students affirm faith at B’nai Mitzvah

AJP favorite Amy Lederman collects columns for new book, ‘To Life’

Lecture series highlights impacts of Jewish trials

AJP readership survey delivers kudos, complaints


Arizona Book Publisher’s Association honors Amy Hirshberg Lederman for One God, Many Paths”.

“One God, Many Paths” Book Review -New Books Offer Divine Pathways

L’chaim! Lederman’s take on varieties of Jewish life

Read Rabbi Thomas Alan Louchheim’s review: To Life! is a must read for rabbi and layperson alike!


Amy in Tucson Lifestyle

Amy Lederman

Amy and her books

One God, Many Paths (front cover)

To Life! (front cover)

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