Executive Director (Acting); Director, Communications and Grants
Nancy has worked with ISEF since 1992. Previously she was Bureau Chief for Israel’s Consul-General in New York; Head of English Publications, International Center for Peace in the Middle East; and Correspondent and Acting Editor-in-Chief, English News Department, Israel Government Press Office. She also had a professional singing career with the New Israel Opera and the Israel National Choir. She holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Yale University.
Manager, Business Operations
Anita has worked with ISEF since 2000. Previously she was Registrar for Israel Programs for the Youth Division of the UAHC, as well as Study Abroad Coordinator and Assistant Housing Coordinator for the Center for English Studies in Manhattan. She earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration (focused on international business) from Hofstra University, and an M.B.A. in international business from George Washington University.
Director, Next Generation & Student Affairs
Adi began her position with ISEF in April 2010. Adi holds a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst in Sociology with a focus on social services, and a Master’s in Middle Eastern Studies from Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Beer Sheva, Israel. She has previously worked for over a dozen nonprofit organizations all over Israel, providing social services and legal advocacy for disadvantaged youth, women, immigrants, and other marginalized populations.