Our Staff

Israel

Leon A. Morris President
David I. Bernstein Dean
Joel Weiss Executive Director, Israel
Meesh Hammer-Kossoy Director of Year Program
Aviva Lauer Director, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Joanne Barth Office Manager
Donna Cohen Registrar
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
Ma’ayan Gutbezahl Grant Writer
Ilana HaCohen Director of Global Engagement
Arlene Harel Summer & Special Programs Coordinator
Michael Hattin Beit Midrash Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Alex Israel Director of Community Education and Summer Program
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
Carmella Rose Assistant Director of Engagement, Israel
Jamie Salter Director of Israel Education
Hadas Shpak Director of Finance, Israel
Adam Titcher Director of Digital Media
Debra Weiner-Solomont Community Education Administrator

North America

Joshua Chadajo Executive Director, North America
Mike Uram Chief Vision and Education Officer of Pardes North America
Jamie Bornstein Director, Marketing and Communications
Stephanie Baum Director of Finance
Simon Dick Director of Operations
Shani Gross Director of North American Programs
Reuven Margrett Director of Digital Content, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Amira Mintz-Morgenthau North America Programs Coordinator
Haley Schulman Director of North American Engagement