Presenters/Participating Organizations

Thank you to all of our presenters for volunteering their time, talent, and passion for Jewish education. Jewbilee is what it is because of you!

This list is growing by the day! Check back often. For a schedule of the day, click here.

Linda Adleson, APJCC's Kids Yoga            

Rabbi Leslie Alexander, Congregation Beth David           

Rabbi Melanie Aron, Congregation Shir Hadash, The Most Jewish Night of the Year: Seder Scenes in American and Israeli Literature

Rabbi Ilana Baird, Addison-Penzak JCC 

Maya Brodkey, Keshet 

Yael Dinur, Hillel Silicon Valley   

Aliya Fastman, World Zionist Organization, Defining and Re-defining Zionism and Judicial activism in Israel: The Supreme Court Involvement in defending and shaping the Jewish and Democratic Identity of the State of Israel

Rabbi Fern Feldman      

Ron Feldman, JCC of the East Bay, Sabbath, Festival and the Garden of Eden – at Burning Man

Gordon Gladstone, Congregation Shir Hadash, Israel, American Jew,  and the rest of the Middle East

Rabbi Maury Grebenau, South Peninsula Hebrew Day School, Jewish Psychology: Secrets of Raising our Children

Darren  Kleinberg, Kehillah Jewish High School  

Lisa Alcalay Klug, Author and Humorist, Cool Jews and Hot Mamalahs  

Rabbi Lisa Levenberg, Congregation Shir Hadash, If Rabbi Hillel Was on Facebook: Jewish Values and Social Media

Sarah Levin, JIMENA     

Shalom Mayberg, Breath work, Meditation, and Yoga   

Open Embrace, klezmer ensemble

Jill Pottel, BBYO              

Joshua  Safran, Author and Attorney     

Tanya Schevitz, Reboot

Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care          

Cantor Meeka Simerly, Temple Emanu-El            

Suska Varda and Mordecai, Hot Kugel

Zvi Weiss, Yavneh Day School

Rabbi Perez Wolf-Prusan, Lehrhaus Judaica, The Doctor Is In The House: The Rambam Heals Your Head and How Mordecai Kaplan Invented Jewish Peoplehood

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