Our Staff

Israel

Rabbi Leon Morris President
David I. Bernstein, Ph.D. Dean
Joel Weiss Executive Director, Israel
Mirta Eifer Director of Finance, Israel
Joanne Barth Office Manager
David Berman Catering Manager
Elisheva Blum Assistant Director, Pardes Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution
Donna Cohen Registrar
Erika Dahan Director of Engagement, Israel
Karen Feuer Assistant to the Dean
Jackie Frankel Yaakov Director of Development, Israel
Rachel Friedrichs Director of Pedagogic Instruction, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Aviva Golbert Director, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Zvi Grumet Field Resource and Teaching Coach, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Ilana HaCohen Director of Global Engagement
Rabbi Dr. Meesh Hammer-Kossoy Director of Admissions
Arlene Harel Administrative Coordinator, Special Programs
Michael Hattin Beit Midrash Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Rabbi Zvi Hirschfield Co-coordinator, Pardes Tefilah Education Initiative
Rabbi Alex Israel Director of Community Education and Summer Program
Penny Joel Director of Experiential Education, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Gail Kirschner Administrative Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Sefi Kraut Co-coordinator, Pardes Tefilah Education Initiative
Reuven Margrett Director of Digital Content, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Naomi Michlin Director of Foundation Relations
Rabbi Dr. Daniel Roth Director, Pardes Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution
Jamie Salter Director of Israel Education
Rabbi Meir Schweiger Director of Religious Life and the Fellows Program
Emma Sevitz Director of Digital Media
Susan Wall Co-coordinator, Pardes Tefilah Education Initiative
Susan Yammer Novice Teacher Support and Teaching Coach, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators

North America

Joshua Chadajo Executive Director, North America
Jamie Bornstein Senior Director, North America
Stephanie Baum Director of Finance
Rabba Yaffa Epstein Director of Education, North America
Simon Dick Director of Operations
Shira Sacks Assistant Director of Development, North America
Haley Schulman Assistant Director of Engagement, North America
Joan Vander Walde Director, Rodef Shalom School Program