Audrey Gelman

Gelman in 2015, photo by Debby Wong/

Place of Birth: New York, U.S. (likely)

Date of Birth: June 2, 1987

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Audrey Gelman is an American businessperson and political staffer. She is the founder of social hub The Wing.

She is married to Ilan Zechory, a co-founder of digial media company Genius, with whom she has one child.

Audrey’s paternal grandfather was Charles Gelman (the son of Yitzchak Zimmerman and Feyga Gelman).

Audrey’s paternal grandmother is the daughter of Isaac Tanenbaum and Zelda.

Audrey’s maternal grandfather was Monroe Spiegel (the son of Max Spiegel and Hannah Jacobs).

Audrey’s maternal grandmother is the daughter of Irving Robert Robins and Irene Audrey Jacobs. Irving was the son of William Robins, who was born in Vilna, Lithuania. Irene was the daughter of Liverpool-born parents, Jacob Jacobs and Theresa Singer, whose own parents were from Russia.

Source: Genealogy of Audrey Gelman –

1 Response

  1. jackson9 says:

    If you’re interested in additional ethnic tags, her maternal grandmother was English Jewish and Russian Jewish. Maternal grandmothers father was Irving R. Robins 1910-2001 Brooklyn, the son of William Robins 1879 in Vilna, Russia. Irving R. Robins spouse (Audrey’s great-grandmother) was Irene Jacobs (1910-1985) New York, the daughter of Jacob Jacobs 1871, Liverpool, England and Theresa Singer 1875-1946 Liverpool, England. Theresa was born to Russian Jewish parents Harris Singer and Ada Sheldt.

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