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Summary

Recent graduate of Binghamton University with a degree in sociology and religious studies, currently a fellow at the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem and Lookstein Center for Jewish Education. Strong verbal and written communication skills; proven leadership skills and ability to work well as part of a team, with experience managing several projects simultaneously. Known for ability to form partnerships to accomplish overall goals. With well shaped creativity muscles from working in the summer camping industry.

Work History

2013Present

Masorti on Campus | New York, NY

Co-Founder & President

Responsible for steering of long-term vision and oversight of fundraising goals for the organization; Overseeing the development of projects built on successful multi-campus pilot programs, including three national student leadership conferences.

Interim Executive Director // Director of Institutional Advancement

Developed long term vision and goals for the organization; Devised organizational structure and strategic plan; Implemented fundraising strategy; Generated ideas for campus and multi-campus projects; Oversaw campus & community outreach. 

2017Present

Fuchsberg Center for Conservative Judaism | Jerusalem, Israel

Communications & Engagement Coordinator

Working alongside the Engagement Director and closely with the Executive Director, to craft the external messaging for both permanent and short term programs. Developing multipurpose promotional materials to recruit program participants and demonstrate success to donors. Sharing news, events, and educational materials with USCJ congregations, USY alumni, Hillel campus centers, and the global Jewish community via newsletters, social media, websites, and press releases. 

2017Present

Lookstein Center for Jewish Education| Bar Ilan University

Facilitator, WhatsUp Israel 

WhatsUp Israel is a social-media driven pilot program aimed to engage Jewish high schoolers in discussions about Israel, with the goal for students to learn about Israel through peer-engagement. The role of the facilitator is to encourage collaboration and interactions, but not to lead the conversations. The topics are chosen by the students as they develop their own relationships with Israel.

20092015

Camp Ramah in the Berkshires | Englewood, NJ | Wingdale, NY

Communications Coordinator

Guided staff photographers and videographers for content creation and cataloging. Headed the Digital Arts Group, centralizing the photography, video, and radio education programs. Collaborated with the Director of Strategic Initiatives and Communications to craft promotional materials, in both digital and print formats. Maintained social media. 

Special Assistant to the Director

Assisted the Director and Associate Director with challenging and crucial projects, including creation and maintenance of camper and staff databases containing sensitive documentation. Worked alongside the Registrar, Operations Manager, and Office Managers in administrative role. 

20112013

Chabad Chevra | Hartford, CT

President & CEO

Led the student board and directed general management of the organization, including its $300,000 annual budget. Implemented new long term plan and facilitated all programing and projects.
Acted as the official student representative at university functions. 

Communications Director

Oversaw brand development and advertising, web site traffic growth and web site UI;
Developed program specific marketing strategy; Directed expansion into social media.

Education

2010

Nativ: The College Leadership Program in Israel

Honors & Awards

Shoshana S. Cardin Leadership Award | November 2015

Shoshana S. Cardin established her namesake award, on the occasion of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism's centennial in 2013, to recognize an emerging Jewish leader who is making a
difference in strengthening and transforming Jewish life through the lens of Conservative Judaism.

Best Social Media Director, Management Award | January 2015

Intercollegiate Broadcasting System for work on Radio Kol Ramah, Camp Ramah in the Berkshires

Interests

History                                                  Quidditch                          

Podcasts & radio production             Skiing                                 YouTube (video  production)