Celebrating 50 Outstanding Pardes Alumni

Pardes alumni are making an incredible impact on our world.

They are leading and creating organizations and businesses of all types, responding to humanitarian crises, writing novels, educating at all levels, creating works of art, and so much more! In celebration of Pardes’s 50th, we are highlighting 50 standout alumni, one per week, whose accomplishments exemplify the rich texture of the Pardes community worldwide. 

Meet This Week’s Featured Alum:

More Featured Alumni:

Gali Cooks

President and CEO
Leading Edge

Elie Kaunfer

Co-Founder and CEO
The Hadar Institute

Nigel Savage

Founder & Ambassador

Jeremy Borovitz

Director of Jewish Learning
Hillel Deutschland

David Richman

Colorado Court of Appeals

Ilene Prusher

Professor of Journalism
Florida Atlantic University

Myra Meskin Gurin

Associate Director
Maas Center

Bernie Steinberg

Director Emeritus
Harvard Hillel

Laynie Solomon

Associate Rosh Yeshiva

Tony Westbrook Jr.

Dir. of J. Service Learning
Repair the World

Carrie Bornstein

Mayyim Hayyim

Michael Oren

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United States

David Bryfman

Jewish Education Project

Abbie Greenberg

& Matchmaker

Rivkah Glick

Neurosurgeon, Rabbi, & Author