Fran C. Brochstein

Irving L. Samuels Outstanding Teacher Awards for Judaic Studies

Fran C. Brochstein offers one on one art experiences to kids, teens and young adults of all abilities to create and to elevate at her current practice, BOOST heARTs, LLC.  Fran’s career is based on a commitment to raise a child’s self-image and to help empower parents.

This marks year 24 as an art educator and art therapist, previously working with Houston students at The Westview School, Avondale House and The Tenney School, implementing all original curriculum.

Additionally, Fran has been teaching and mentoring students for HCRJ’s B’nai Mitzvah Program for over 10 years as well as participates in their social action group. For the 2018-19 school year, Fran acted as HCRJ’s Interim Director of Education as the congregation searched to fill the position.