Our Staff

Israel

Leon A. Morris President
Joel Weiss Executive Director, Israel
Meesh Hammer-Kossoy Director of Year Program
Aviva Lauer Director, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
David I. Bernstein Dean Emeritus
Joanne Barth Office Manager
Rahel Dweck Administrative Director of the Summer Program
Michael Emerson Director of Special Projects
Karen Feuer Executive Administrative Assistant
Jackie Frankel Yaakov Director of Leadership Gifts
Rachel Friedrichs Assistant Director, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Ilana Gleicher-Bloom Coordinator, Pardes Experiential Educators Program
Rachel Gross Marketing and Design Associate
Ilana HaCohen Director of Global Engagement
Michael Hattin Beit Midrash Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Liat Kastner Kitchen Manager
Hodaya Levi Registrar
Sefi Kraut Director of Education for Mahloket Matters Schools, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Rachel Margolin Administrative Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Naomi Michlin Director of Foundation Relations
Yitz Muroff Educational Programming Coordinator
Carmella Rose Assistant Director of Engagement, Israel
Jamie Salter Director of Israel Education
Simcha Sher Digital Marketing Associate
Hadas Shpak Director of Finance, Israel
Hila Singerman Grant Writer
Debra Weiner-Solomont Community Education Administrator

North America

Joshua Chadajo Executive Director, North America
Jamie Bornstein Director, Marketing and Communications
Stephanie Baum Director of Finance
Simon Dick Director of Operations
Shani Gross Director of Education, North America
David Gutbezahl Technology & Communications Associate
Monica Kleinman Program Associate, Pardes North America
Reuven Margrett Director of Digital Content, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Amira Mintz-Morgenthau Associate Director of North American Engagement
Avi Spodek Director of Recruitment, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Jordyn Steifman Assistant Director of Online Learning and Alumni Engagement