Israel Center - Team

19 April 2014 / 19 Nisan 5774

Rabbi Avi Berman

Executive Director
Rabbi Avi Berman is a successful educator and administrator whose mission is to improve the lives of the Jewish People in Israel.

Phil Chernofsky

Educational Director
Phil took on the role of educational director at the Israel Center shortly after his aliyah in 1981. He produces OU Israel’s popular weekly Torah publication, Torah Tidbits, and broadcasts the weekly radio show, Torah Tidbits Audio.

Menachem Persoff

Director of Programs, OU Israel Free Spirit Birthright
Menachem Persoff is a seasoned educator, writer, and editor whose training and teaching roles have taken him around the world.

Yisrael Goren

Founder and Director of Makom Balev, NCSY in Israel
Yisrael Goren is an experienced educator and tour guide. After joining the OU in 2001, Yisrael founded, and is currently the director of, Makom Balev/NCSY, a program for youth in Israeli development towns.

Refael Even Denan

Director of Programs
Rafi joined the OU in 1997 as Director of Programs. Among his many contributions, he created the Zula and Mashiv HaRuach.
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