Ohad Zohar (Amitei Bronfman 10′) was born and raised in Jerusalem. He studied at Maale-Gilboa Yeshiva and served as an officer in the IDF’s intelligence. Ohad served as Security and Operations Director for the program in the summer of 2019, and as a consular of youth groups in Ramah Israel. Ohad studies Psychology and Art Continue Reading »
Amira is an alumna of Amitei Bronfman 2015. She grew up in Efrat, and studied at the Women’s Beit Midrash in Migdal Oz. Amira served in the army as a soldier and commander in the intelligence unit 8200. She currently lives in Jerusalem, and studies music at the “Mizmor” Music school.
Ashlie Flood is the Data and Administrative Associate at The Bronfman Fellowship. Prior to joining the team at Bronfman, Ashlie was the Fundraising and Volunteer Coordinator for CHiPS Soup Kitchen and Women’s Shelter in Park Slope, where she helped the organization break all previous fundraising records and keep folks fed and housed throughout the first Continue Reading »
Eli Teplow is the Project Manager at Amitei Bronfman. He lives In Kedem Arava by the Dead Sea in Israel with his wife and son. Eli grow up in Karnei Shomron and served as a combat soldier and commander in the Egoz elite commando unit. He worked for many years in “Massa Israeli” as a Continue Reading »
Sari is a not-for-profit professional with twenty-two years of experience in a variety of roles at the Sephardic Community Center before joining the Bronfman Fellowship in 2020. In her last position as Director of Special Projects, she managed programs, fundraisers and staff. Sari is most proud of her children and grandchildren. She and her husband Continue Reading »
Elizabeth (Bronfman ’01) leads the Fellowship’s portfolio of programs aimed at creating an interconnected network of alumni who can empower, inspire and engage one another towards enhanced leadership in the Jewish community and beyond. Elizabeth lives in Providence, Rhode Island with her husband and son. She concentrated in Urban Studies at Brown University and received Continue Reading »
Adam Shapiro (Bronfman ‘09) is a journalist who’s worked as a producer on The Brian Lehrer Show and America on the Line at WNYC, the University of Virginia’s American history podcast BackStory and Bell Media Radio in Canada. He is the moderator of the BronfTalks discussion series. If you’d like to suggest topics for future Continue Reading »
Yuval Nussan, a 2009 Amitei Bronfman alum, was raised in Hoshaya in the Galilee. In his gap year he volunteered at the Tzameret NGO, before studying at Har Etzion Yeshiva. Yuval served in the IDF combat forces as a commander. He has a Master’s degree in Hebrew Literature from Hebrew University as part of the Continue Reading »
Zer Vaknin was a 2013 Amitei Bronfman Fellow and served as Coordinator in 2018 and Manche (Counselor) in 2019-20.
Nava was born in France and, after making Aliyah with her family at the age of 4, was raised and educated in Jerusalem. She attended the Emuna Arts High School for girls, where she majored in theater. During her national service she worked on a horse farm which specializes in therapeutic riding and treats people Continue Reading »