Board of Directors


Scott Korney, President

Marija Bleier, Vice President

Randall Gross, Treasurer

Sarah Romov, Secretary

Allison Brenner, Jewish Federation Fellow

Anna Bethlahamy, Jewish Federation

Ken Bleier

Ishai Crane

Leslie Fisher

Sarah Karatov

Yuliya Korentsvit
Debbie Raphael

Shira Weiss-Ishai, Student Representative

Devra Aarons, Executive Director

Eva Santelli, Bookkeeper

Brandon Varona, Program and Marketing Coordinator

Julia Babka-Kurzrock -

Programs Director - Mifgash & Better Together

Shekhiynah Larks - 8th Grade

Julia Babka-Kurzrock - 9th Grade

Veronica Siegel - 10th Grade

Tamar Zaken - 10th Grade

Brandon Heller - 11th Grade

Sarah Romov - 12th Grade

Brandon Varona - 12th Grade

Welcome to Our New Shinshinim

Shir will be joining us during her gap year to work with our teens on Wednesday nights to build deeper connections, teach about Israel, and create lifelong memories.


During her stay, Shir will be living with host families for up to 4 months at a time.


If you're able and interested in hosting our awesome Shinshinim you can contact Liat Shapira at (669)246-2208