A graduate of Syracuse University, Ackerstein has been in the home building industry for nearly 20 years and has received multiple management awards for excellence. Previously, she worked at Armstrong World Industries and worked as the design center manager for Ryland Homes. At Ryland Homes, she helped customers, coached and mentored employees, managed the budget, trained other design center managers on new selection software and created marketing tools.
At Windsong Properties, she will be responsible for working with vendors to order samples, meeting with customers to make selections and showcasing the center’s gallery of photos.
She was a also Big East Athlete of the Decade nominee and has been inducted into the Jewish Community Center Sports Hall of Fame in Columbus, Ohio, and the Bexley High School Athletic Hall of Fame. In the fall of 2013, Ackerstein spoke about athletics and its influence on her at Temple Kol Emeth in Marietta.