Katie is the Communications Fellow at IRAC for the coming year. She hails from NY but has been living in Jerusalem the last two years studying at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. She loves reading, pluralism, and baking challah.
Emily is the divine Development Associate at IRAC. She is originally from Arizona but made aaliyah two years ago. She loves her dog, Paco.
Steven is the Director of Israel-Diaspora Relations at IRAC. He began his rabbinic degree at Hebrew Union College after many years in politics.
Rabbi Leigh Lerner is the rabbi of Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is graciously volunteering with IRAC for the next few months. Rabbi Lerner has served as President of the Montreal Board of Jewish Ministers, President of the Canadian Region Central Conference of Reform Rabbis, is a board member of Mazon Canada (Jewish Response to Hunger), Vice-President of ARZA (Canadian Association of Reform Zionists), and served on the Board of Directors, League of Human Rights in Montreal. Rabbi Lerner is Past President of the Montreal Christian Jewish Dialogue and supporter of the Montreal Muslim Jewish Dialogue. Rabbi Lerner is a member of the Advisory Council of Across Boundaries Multifaith Institute.
Yehonatan is the former Associate Director of Development.