2017 Board Members
Board of Directors
Prof. Alice Shalvi, Recipient of the Israel Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Education; Board Member - The New Israel Fund; Shatil, Gilat - Quality Access to Appropriate Development, the Schechter Institute for Jewish Studies
Harvey Newman, Senior Fellow, the Center for Educational Innovation-Public Education Association (CEI-PEA); Board Member - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Lebanon Hospital, Schools That Can, Brooklyn Charter School, Hellenic Classical Charter School, John V. Lindsey Wildcat Charter School
Dr. Yehudit Shalvi, the founder and director of Avney Rosha, The Israel Institute for School Leadership; former deputy director general of the Jerusalem Municipality supervising the Jerusalem Education Administration and the Religious Education Department, the Community Administration and the Culture and Leisure department
Janet Aviad, Senior Vice President and Director of Israel Office, Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies; Professor, Hebrew University; Founder, Peace Now
Mary Ann Stein, President, the Moriah Fund. Founding Chair, the Fund for Global Human Rights; Vice-Chair, Advocates for Justice and Education; Board Member - Americans for Peace Now; Board Member and Former President and Board Chair - The New Israel Fund
Michael Berman, a Medical Device Entrepreneur working with a select group of high potential development and early commercial stage companies. From 1995-2000 Michael was President of Boston Scientific/Scimed. In 2000, Mr. Berman co-founded Velocimed, and served as a board member until the company was sold to St. Jude Medical in April 2005 for $82.5 million upfront plus contingent payments. In 2007 Michael was a founding director of Lutonix which was sold to CR. Bard in 2011 for $225 million upfront and $100 million in contingent consideration. In 2010 Mr. Berman was inducted into the Minnesota Business Hall of Fame. He currently resides in Tel Aviv.