Graduates Sharing

Dafna Dor | March 15, 2021
Aliza Silvera

Aliza Silvera is the director of the Community Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center in Ramla, which aims to create social...

Auos Egbaria

Auos Egbaria is a socio-economic entrepreneur in the field of employment and education. He is the founder and CEO of...

Boaz Giladi

Boaz Giladi is an educator who has extensive experience in teaching and managing educational systems and currently serves as the...

Doron Zexer

Doron Zektzer is an activist and social entrepreneur who is fighting every day to recover from a severe accident in...

Ephraim Rosenstein

Ephraim Rosenstein is the director of the ultra-Orthodox community at Leumit Health Services, where he coordinates everything from strategy to...

Efrat Atun

Efrat Atun is a lawyer and director of partnerships and strategy at the Jerusalem Municipality’s Youth Authority. In the past, she...

Ella Deri

Ella Deri is a program manager at Aluma, giving teens and young adults opportunities for meaningful service, higher education, and...

Hisham Suleiman

Hisham Suleiman is an actor, creator and a lecturer at the Western Galilee College. He has worked in most of...

Kholoud Abu Ahmad

Kholoud Abu Ahmad is the director of partnerships and media department at Co-Impact, an initiative for advancing Arab employment. Prior...

Menachem Shapira

Menachem Shapira is the deputy mayor of Bnei Brak, heads a municipal department on behalf of the Degel HaTorah party,...

Nati Hasson

Nati Hasson, senior program officer, the Gilford and Diana Glazer foundation. The foundation contributes to projects...

Netanel Chaim Sharon

Rabbi Netanel Chaim Sharon is a rabbinic lecturer and the rabbi of the Mikdash Shlomo community in Jerusalem’s Gilo neighborhood....

Noa Oren

Noa Oren is a project manager for innovative technologies & solutions of smart transportation in the field of traffic demand...

Nurit Jacobs-Yinon

Nurit Jacobs-Yinon is a filmmaker, director, producer, artist, curator and owner of Aluma Films. Nurit lectures on cinema, art, Judaism...

Ran Cohen Harounoff

Ran Cohen Harounoff is the founder of Early Starters International, which works globally to promote early childhood education and development...

Rawyah chandaqlu

Rawyah Chandaqlu manages Arab society activity in the Eshet Hail program in the Be-Atzmi (On My Own) organization. Before that...

Ronit Snir

Ronit Snir is the secretary general of the Hashomer Hatzair movement, the first Zionist youth movement. She is the first...

Sharon Brick-Deshen

Sharon Brick-Deshen is the director of Kolech, an Orthodox Jewish feminist organization that works to advance the status of religious women,...

Tami Nahmias Yohanan

Tami Nahmias Yohanan is a senior management team member at Elem, an Israeli N.G.O working with youth and juveniles at...

Vered Avrahamoff

Vered Avrahamoff is the director of the pre-elementary education department in the city of Beer Yaakov. Over the last decade,...

Dafna Dor

In 2018, Dafna Dor finished a 16-year term as CEO of Shiur Acher (A Different Lesson), a nonprofit organization which...

Tomer Dayagi

In 2021, Tomer finished a 3 years’ service as a Jewish Agency Israeli emissary in North America. At that emissary,...

Yotam Tolub

Yotam is a writer, lawyer, and activist who promotes equal rights for people with disabilities, conducts writing workshops, advises social...

Tom Mehager

Tom is the CEO of Amram, a nonprofit organization whose goal is to lead the Israeli government to admit responsibility...

Shmuel Rozengarten

Shmuel Rozengarten, administrative manager of Maccabi-Dent in Beitar Illit, works for the benefit of senior citizens in Israel, on two...

Racheli Amar-Ninio

Racheli is the director of development and education at OU Israel. She is a social entrepreneur and community manager of...

Rivka Yafit Hirsch

Rivka Yafit leads communities, lectures, and is a group facilitator in the private sector and in Maof, mainly for women...

Fadwa Bushnaq

Fadwa is an attorney who has her own independent law office. She is also a board member at the Misgav...

Nizar Daaka

Nizar is the principal of the American School in Jerusalem. Prior to that he lead an initiative to promote an...

Merav Shany

Merav is the director of Peoplehood programs in the Connecting the Jewish People Unit of the Jewish Agency. among the...

Yarden Zornberg

Yarden is a regional director and responsible for business development at IsraAID. Prior to that he served as director of...

Yakov Yosef Teichman

Yaakov Yosef is a researcher at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission of the Ministry of justice. He is also a...

Yael Bialer Rahamim

Yael is the vice president of resources development, marketing, and partnerships in Desert Stars, a nonprofit organization focusing on developing...

Yael Elharar

Yael works at the Geological Institute of Israel, affiliated with the Ministry of Energy. She is in charge of the...

Yotam Reshef

Yotam is the director of the Hubitus in the botanical garden in Jerusalem, a hub for Jerusalemite organizations and initiatives...

Hanan Serhan

Hanan is a supervisor in the Youth and Community Administration in the Ministry of Education, where she focuses on developing...

Giti Karpfen

Giti s the director of the Lishma Policy Program, a partnership between the Lishma Organization and Reichman University that offers...

Erez Perlmuter

Erez is an experienced entrepreneur in the high-tech industry and is the co-founder and chairman of Kol-Zchut. Kol-Zchut is a...

Amira Kassem

Amira is the head of training and knowledge development at Al-Fanar, which operates the Ryian workforce development centers in the...

Elior Amar

Elior is a journalist, an activist, and a social and business entreprenur. He serves as a member of the Kiryat...

Orna Heilinger

Orna is the founder and manager of Netica in the Israeli Internet Association, where she promotes optimal use of the...

Udi Marily

Udi is the founder and manager of a company that specializes in entrepreneurship and in developing social projects that integrate...

Kher Albaz

Kher Albaz is the Chairperson of the Arab-Jewish Center for Equality, Empowerment and Cooperation – Negev Institute for Strategies of...

Idit Sadeh

Idit Sadeh is an organizational consultant and a facilitator, deals with organizational and strategic development processes and senior management development....

Tova Averbuch

Organizational Development Consultant, working with organizational systems and communities. One of the pioneers in the use of “Open Space Technology”...

Shaindy Sadovsky

Director of ‘Osot Esek’, an entrepreneurial program designed for Haredi high school female graduates who acquire experience in an innovative...

Rabbi Shay Nave

Shai is the manager of Yahad in the community a Jewish identity program at the Or Torah Stone network....

Dr. Shula Mola

Shula is a researcher in the feilds of education, activism and communication in a postdoctoral fellowship at Brandeis University, Boston....

Shuki Yaniv Elhadad

Vice President of Education and Director of the Jewish Identity Division at ‘KIAH’. Previously, she managed Maarag, a program for...

Roni Kantor

Heart entrepreneur, artist and community leader. Roni is one of the founders of Community Forward, the Israeli community leaders’ organization,...

Rawan Bisharat

Co-Director of ‘Sadaka Reut’ – Arab Jewish Youth Partnership. Prior to her position, Rawan coordinated the organization’s ‘Culture of Peace’...

Zilit Jakobsohn

Chairperson of Bat Melech, a non-profit organization that operates shelters for battered women who come from religious & ultra-Orthodox backgrounds...

Ofra Abramovich

Founder and Chairwoman of Mamanet – a newcomb ball league for moms, a field in which 20,000 players take part...

Anat Mufkadi

CEO of ‘ANU’, an NGO that provides comprehensive infrastructure and support for social initiatives. Prior to that, Anat founded and...

Ido Rosenberg

Secretary of the Jerusalem City Council. As part of his responsibilities, he manages the municipal agenda through the municipal committees...

Lili Ben Ami

Lili is the founder and CEO of Michal Sela Forum that operates with the aim of eradicating domestic violence. She...

Yakir Daniel

Director of a cyber product company owned by Toga Networks’ nd one of the founders of Spotinst, a startup company....

Rabbi Chanoch Rogozinski

Director of Shaha’r an organization that integrates ultra-Orthodox populations in the IDF and in the work sector. Chanoch was one...

Zehorit Sorek

Zehorit Sorek is the head of the LGBT Community Department of the Ramat Gan Municipality and lectures to groups about...

Victor Weiss

Victor is a social entrepreneur for policy change in the field of climate and environment. He is currently serving as...

Bashir Mansour

In recent years, Bashir has written texts on shared living in Israel that were published in several newspapers. In the...

Amitay Yaish Ben-Ousilio

Actor, director and interdisciplinary creator combining art and social entrepreneurship. Amitay is a member of Mifal HaPais – Lottery Arts...

Elad Shoshan

Elad Shoshan is the Consul of Israel to the Southwest United States. Prior to that he served as the CEO...

Oren Itzhaki

Director of the Na’agat Center – a nonprofit Culture and Art Center that integrates people with disabilities in society, and...

Sarah Evron

Sarah is the secretary general of the religious Kibbutz movement. Prior to that, she served as executive director of the...

Shalom Boguslavsky

Senior consultant specializing in FSU, with an emphasis on geopolitics. Shalom also lectures on various aspects of the Israeli society,...

Racheli Brecher

Racheli is a partner in an accountancy firm. Racheli was the first ultra orthodox at the accounting firm she joined...

Kamil Shiraf

Economic and Social Empowerment Project Entrepreneur and Developer. He is also a director, film producer and owner of Screen Colors,...

Inbar Bluzer Shalem

Founder and the director of Rashut Ha`Rabim, a partnership of more than 30 organizations in Jerusalem, which aims to transform...

Omrit Yanilov Eden

Executive Director of “Athena” – National Program for the Advancement of Women’s Sports in Israel where she leads programs in...

Amit (Yatuv) Lerner

Amit is the cofounder and director of the Hub for Social and Educational Entrepreneurship at Beit Berl College. Co-creator of...

Ola Najmi Yousef

Ola is the director of safe communities project at Abraham Fund Initiative. Prior to this position she worked for 8...

Sahar Farah

Director of Strategic Relations at “Masira” Fund and Center for the Advancement of People with Disabilities in Arab Society of...

Mendy Rabinowitz

Principal of the “Reali” School since 2010 where he is responsible for the education of 1,400 students, grades 10-12. In...

Dr. Yael Erlichman

Yael is the director of Amitim program at Maoz, head of training and development at Briah Foundation and executive board...

Yohan Atlan

CEO and co-founder of the Negev council. He also coordinates intercultural leadership programs in Hillel, Ben Gurion University, serves as...

Ashraf Hino

Regional Director of the IACC- Israel association of community centers, where he mentors community centers staffs, evaluates managers performances and...

Amir Sznajderman

Director of economic development and loan funds within the framework of the Center for the Encouragement of Business at the...

אמיר שניידרמן

Amir is the director of economic development and loan funds within the framework of the Center for the Encouragement of...

Eliyahu (Eli) Schnap

Founder and co-manager of “Plugta”- a cross-sectoral dialogue project where he consults the steering committee. Prior to his position he...

Eitan Cohen

Eitan is the principal of Atid Emanuel Moreno High School in Lod. Prior to that he was the principal of...

Adi Dagan

Ms. Dagan completed her BSW at BGU and her MBA in social leadership program sponsored by the Mandel Foundation at...

Rabbi Gabi Cohen

Gabi is the Director of Pedagogic Centers and Head of Educational Counseling in the Bnei Yosef – Ma’ayan_HaChinuch Education Network....

Sarene Shanus

Diane Werner

Amy E. Millard

Anat Rosilio – Adler

Anat is the VP of The Ideological Center of the Berl Katznelson Foundation. Prior to this position, Anat served as...

Asaf Shneor

Asaf is the Strategy and Partnerships Manager of the Social Department at the Jerusalem municipality, responsible for developing and implementing...

Bat Galim Shaer

Bat Galim is the Chairwoman of SonShine, Chairwomen of the Central Ziononist Archives, an educator and public activist, working to...

Chavy Erenfeld

Chavy is the founder, owner and CEO of Erenfeld Education Ltd. a company dedicated to making higher education accessible to...

Adv. David (Dresilid) Abate

David is the vice CEO of The Ministry of Aliyah and Integration. Prior to that, he was Bureau Chief at...

Dror Hamawi

Dror is the Education Director, at Masa Israeli, a position he has held for the past 11 years. Prior to...

Eliad Melamed

Eliad is the Co-founder, CFO, VP Business and Social Development at EretzIr (formerly “Tor HaMidbar”), where he oversees the activities...

Eti Meller

Eti is the Director of Employment Programs at the JDC Israel’s Tevet, a partnership between JDC Israel and the Israeli...

Rabi Gabi Cohen

Gabi is the Director of Pedagogic Centers and Head of Educational Counseling in the Bnei Yosef – Ma’ayan_HaChinuch Education Network....

Hagit Molgan Hammel

Hagit is the Community Development Director, of The Masorti Movement, overseeing communities all over Israel, and focusing on developing the...

Idan Hail

Idan is a Social Entrepreneur, and the founder of Insight Sparks, a social venture, aimed at reducing racism and discrimination...

Adv. Inbar Yehezkeli Balilius

Inbar served as the bureau chief to the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs. In the previous government, Inbar...

Michal Halamish

Michal is a director of engineering at Yotpo. In her past, Michal was the development manager at MicroFocus and founder...

Mison Ria

Mison, director and founder of the Sakhnin Community Center, founded the MAA Association of Arab Single Women Women and managed...

Dr. Moshe Leiba

Dr. Moshe Leiba is deputy director general and chief pedagogy and R&D officer at World Ort Kadima Mada, and head...

Dr. Rodayna Badir

Rodayna is a representative of Marcia’s Light Association for Mediation for underprivileged populations, a lecturer at Al Qasemi College, and...

Shmuel Shattah

Shmuel is the Executive Director at Ne’emanei Torah Va’Avodah, in his current position, he oversees all programs and activities. Shmuel...

Uri Keidar

Uri is the Executive Director of Israel Hofsheet – Be Free Israel, the biggest grassroots movement in Israel in the...

Adv. Yaqub Ibrahim

Yaqub is the Arab Communication Spokesperson for the Abraham Fund initiative, and works to advance equality between Jewish and Arab...

Kher Albaz

Michael F. Rosenbaum

Michael F. Rosenbaum is Chair of UJA’s Strengthening Israeli Civil Society Committee, which is part of the Commission on the...

Susan Lax

Susan Lax is a spiritual counselor and reiki practitioner living in New York. Originally from a kibbutz in Israel, Susan...

Marcia Riklis

After selling her hair-care business, Jose Eber Inc, in 1994, Marcia Riklis turned her fulltime attention to philanthropy. Initially working...

Jack M. Gorman

Jack M. Gorman, M.D. founded Franklin Behavioral Healthcare Consultants in 2010. He is currently CEO and Chief Scientific Officer. Franklin...

Prof. Yaara Bar-On

Prof. Bar-On holds a Ph.D in history from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Before participating in the Mandel School for...

Rabbi Avraham Yisrael Gelis

Got his rabbinical diploma in 1973 from Hevron Yeshiva. Rabbi Yisrael is the Founder and head editor of “Yated neeman”...

Adv. Tziona Koenig-Yair

Adv. Tziona Koenig-Yair has recently finished her term in the Israeli government as the National Commissioner of the Equal Employment...

Oded Gera

Oded is currently Global Senior Advisor to Rothschild &Co, former Chairman of RCF , Rothschild Israel. Oded is an extremely accomplished...

Roi Mekler

Roi is the head of Co.Lab, a UJA Federation of NY flagship initiative in Israel. Roi is also the founding...

Hagit Sachar-Paraira

Hagit is an Organizational, Trainer and Group Consultant at the business, public and 3rd sector, lecturer at the Haifa University,...

Tamar Gibli

Tamar is the Coordinator of Co.Lab, a UJA Federation of NY flagship initiative in Israel. Tamar
recently completed her...

Amitai Porat

Amitai is the Chairman of Aluma and the Chairman of Kibbutz Kfar Etzion. Previously, he served as the secretary general...

Amnon Rabinovitz

Amnon is a colleague in Mandel Leadership Institute. Previously, he served as a facilitator in Yahda – the Jerusalem team...

Assia Istoshina

Assia Istoshina, is a researcher and coordinator for the Women’s Security Index (WSI) at Isha L’Isha. Assia is a Russian-speaking...

Adv. Janet Shalom

Adv. Janet Shalom, is a regional commissioner of Jerusalem and the South, in the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (EEOC) of...

Zhava Harel

Zehava is the director of the education department at the Lehavim Regional Council. Prior to that, she served as the...

Zohar Yonai Dvora

Zohar is a co-founder of Ultra-Orthodox Students Communities. After the Israeli protests of 2011, Zohar co-founded the students’ community program...

Yair Kochav

Yair Kochav, is the owner, founder, and artistic director of Tahrir, a Mizrachi culture bar in the Machane Yehuda Market...

Dr. Yasir Hujeirat

Dr. Yasir Hujeirat, is the CEO of Alfanar, Ltd., PBC, a company dedicated to the employment of Arabs in Israel....

Yossi Bar

Yossi Bar, is the deputy CEO of Tzohar Halev, a nationwide chain of centers for those with special needs, tending...

Yael Nazri

Yael Nezri, is a nationwide educational youth inspector for informal educational programs in local community centers, with the Department of...

Maha Abu Katesh

Maha Abu Katesh, is the director of the Arab education department of the Jerusalem municipality. Prior to this position, Maha...

Michel Ben Shitrit

Michel Ben Shitrit, is the director of the Department for Community Building at the IACC (Israel Association of Community Centers)....

Professor Amit Schejter

Amit is the president of Oranim Academic College of Education. Prior to that he was the Dean of Social Sciences...

Faigy Cohen

Faigy Cohen, works as a superintendent in the ultra-Orthodox district of the Ministry of Education. She is responsible for 30...

Shlomit Ravitsky Tur Paz

Shlomit Ravitzky Tur-Paz is an attorney, group facilitator and lecturer in the fields of Judaism, gender and law. She serves...

Dr. Shelly Gottfried

Dr. Shelly Gottfried, is the CEO of the New Public, and a lecturer and researcher at Beit Berl Academic College...

Rita Brudnik

Rita Brudnik is a social activist in Women Wage Peace organization and former headquarter’s coordinator. In the past she was...

Tomer Avital

Tomer Avital, is an investigative journalist pursuing transparency in the political system. After leading the successful crowd-funded campaign, 100 Days...

Chen Arieli

Chen is a council member on behalf of the Tel Aviv Municipality. She previously served as Chairperson of the Israeli...

Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz

Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz is an MK for the Yesh Atid party and an educator whose book “Eyes in the Back...

Itay Yavin

Itay Yavin is co-founder and director of Min HaBe’erot Hartman Institute. Min HaBe’erot brings together Jewish, Muslim, and Christian schoolteachers...

Rabbi Avi Novis Deutsch

Rabbi Avi Novis Deutsch is the Dean of the Schechter Rabbinical Seminary. Ordained as a Masorti rabbi by the SRS...

Danny Gal

Danny served as the CEO of the non-profit organization Kav Mashve, an organization that promotes equal employment opportunities for Arab...

Rabbi Ilay Ofran

Rabbi Ilay Ofran is the rabbi of Kvutzat Yavneh, a cooperative religious kibbutz, head of the Ruach HaSadeh pre-military academy...

Ran Yul

Ran Yul is the head of the community development department at the Israel Association of Community Centers (IACC). With a...

Shoshi Shpiegel

Shoshi Shpiegel is the national commissioner for social education at the Ministry of Education, where she oversees all informal education...

Riki Siton

Riki Siton is the director of Hevruta-Ayelet Hashachar, a project that connects Israelis from different sectors and the coordinator of...

Pnina Tamano-Shata

Pnina Tamano-Shata is a knesset member, a lawyer, social activist and former journalist. Previously, she was a member of Transparency...

Sigal Peretz-Yahalomi

Sigal Peretz-Yahalomi is the CEO of Akim Israel – the largest and most comprehensive provider of programs and services for...

Nawa Jahshan-Batshoun

Nawa Jahshan-Batshoun is the CEO of Collective Impact- a partnership, which advances breakthroughs in Arab Employment. Collective Impact creates and...

Dr. Nevo Shimon Vaknin

Shimon is a lecturer and head program for MA students in the Department of Judaism at Ono Academic College. In...

Dr. Merav Even Chen-Solomon

Dr. Merav Even Chen-Solomon is a manager at the Shdemot center at Oranim College. Shdemot is a leadership center for...

Yoni Tshuna

Yoni Tshuna is the CEO of Matzmichim Center, the Israeli Violence Reduction Organization. The Organization conducts hundreds of workshops, classroom...

Lia Nirgad

“An adventure. A constant challenge. Co.Lab has been tremendously demanding. It has played on all my deepest emotions about my country:...

Laila Srour-Hashivon

Laila is director of young adults field at AJEEC-NISPED (Negev Institute for Strategies of Peace and Development), which offers a...