Our Staff

Israel

Rabbi Leon MorrisIncoming President
David I. Bernstein, Ph.D.Dean & Interim President
Joel WeissExecutive Director, Israel
Mirta EiferDirector of Finance, Israel
Joanne BarthOffice Manager
David BermanCatering Manager
Elisheva BlumAssistant Director, Pardes Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution
Donna CohenRegistrar
Erika DahanDirector of Engagement, Israel
Karen FeuerAssistant to the Dean
Jackie Frankel YaakovDirector of Development, Israel
Rachel FriedrichsAlumni Support, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Aviva GolbertAssistant Director, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Ilana HaCohenDirector of Global Engagement
Kate HallgrenGrant Writer
Rabbi Dr. Meesh Hammer-KossoyDirector of Admissions
Arlene HarelAdministrative Coordinator, Special Programs
Rabbi Alex IsraelDirector of Community Education and Summer Program
Gail KirschnerAdministrative Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Dr. Judy MarkoseDirector, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Naomi MichlinDirector of Foundation Relations
Rabbi Dr. Daniel RothDirector, Pardes Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution
Jamie SalterDirector of Israel Education
Rabbi Meir SchweigerDirector of Religious Life and the Fellows Program
Emma SevitzOnline Communications Manager
Louise SzczerbDirector of Communications
Debra Weiner-Solomont, MSWAdministrative Coordinator, Community Education

North America

Joshua ChadajoExecutive Director, North America
Jamie BornsteinSenior Director, North America
Meira CohenAssistant Director of Engagement, North America
Rabbi Amy EilbergDirector, Rodef Shalom Communities Program
Rabba Yaffa EpsteinDirector of Education, North America
Simon DickData and Development Coordinator
Leana JelenEngagement Coordinator, North America
Joan Vander WaldeDirector, Rodef Shalom School Program