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Libby Lenkinski

New Israel Fund
VP for Public Engagement
Libby has worked at the intersection of education, politics, communications, activism, and culture related to Israel/Palestine for almost 20 years. She is the vice president for public engagement at the New Israel Fund. Prior to joining NIF, Libby lived and worked in the Israeli nonprofit field for almost a decade. In addition to human rights work, Libby worked for documentary films including Budrus and The Law in These Parts, new media initiatives like +972 Magazine, and for progressive campaigns. She is a founding member of Zazim-Community Action and The Whistle. Prior to making Aliyah, Libby worked as a teacher in Manhattan and has master's degree from Bank Street College. She grew up in Hashomer Hatzair and has always been passionate about education, Israel, and leadership. Libby lives in Brooklyn with her psychoanalyst husband.

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, March 16

12:45pm PDT