Simone is Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Erdi Foundation, a leading Australian philanthropic foundation immensely proud of its Jewish heritage committed to strengthening community life and addressing disadvantage in Australia and Israel. Simone is a member of the Advisory Board of GlobalJewry.org - an international organisation focused on providing a platform to foster unity, support and celebration of Jewish heritage. She is Co-Vice President of Jewish Care Victoria, the largest Jewish services provider in Victoria. Simone is immediate past Co-Chair of the Australian Jewish Funders and a previous president of JNF Victoria and Vice-President of JNF Australia. Simone is also a Senior Fellow in the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Philanthropies Fellowship Program.