Director, The Koret International School for Jewish Peoplehood Studies at Beit Hatfutsot – The Museum of the Jewish People
Itamar Kerner is director of the Koret International School for Jewish Peoplehood Studies (ISJPS) at Beit Hatfutsot-The Museum of the Jewish People. Managing a full staff of professionals, he works to instill Jewish peoplehood consciousness among Jews worldwide that fosters involvement with and a commitment to the Jewish people. He oversees an array of interactive, informal, supplementary, international, multi-lingual and multi-cultural programs and initiatives that serve as an international platform for defining and advancing Jewish peoplehood via museum education and educational professional development.
Formerly Itamar served as director of the “Shitim” high school in the Arava area, and in various management positions in formal and non-formal education. He was also an Aliyah delegate of the Jewish Agency in U.S.A.
Itamar takes part in social reforms processes; he is a social activist and publicist, as well as a commander in the army reserves..
Itamar Kremer is an MA graduate in Political Studies department at Bar-Ilan University and an MA in Law and Government from the IDC Herzliya.
Ms. Tamar Sorek
Director of Programs Development
M.Sc. Organizational Management and Consulting, Tel Aviv University.
With vast experience as a counselor in informal educational settings, Tamar has directed an afternoon center for youth at risk and worked with Jewish youth from abroad. She is a graduate of the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality’s internship program for Urban Innovation in association with the Social [email protected] 9.
Tamar’s email: [email protected]
Ms. Tami Servadio
Director of Educational Program Development
Master’s in art history; formerly coordinator of Beit Hatfutsot’s new wing; educational program developer.
Tami’s email: [email protected]
Ms. Martha Mazo
Coordinator, My Family Story Project
Bachelor of Education, Sociology and Psychology, Argentina. Formerly guide and coordinator, Douglas E. Goldman Jewish Genealogy Center of Beit Hatfutsot.
Martha’s email: [email protected]
Ms. Yael Rosen
Director of International Programs
Formerly Director of Program Development at the G2G: Generation to Generation program at the museum, Yael worked as project director at ATZUM – Justice Works, heading a project for Righteous Among the Nations living in Israel and establishing a program bringing together youth and Ethiopian Prisoners of Zion. Yael holds a BA in business management and sociology from Hebrew University and a MA in public policy from Tel Aviv University.
Ms. Dina Rozmarin
Administrative Assistant, The Koret International School for Jewish Peoplehood Studies
Mr. Assaf Gamzou
Director of Professional Engagement
Assaf Gamzou is an alumnus of the “Ofakim” Scholarship program at Tel-Aviv University, where he received his B.A. (Com Laude, 2010) in Jewish Philosophy and Comparative Literature, as well as a teaching certificate in Jewish Thought. Upon graduation he started teaching at the high school and college level courses on Jewish history and philosophy, education and technology.
He has studied at The Ruderman Program for American Jewish Studies graduate program. Between 2013 to 2016 he worked as curator of the Israeli Cartoon Museum, where he has curated exhibitions, both Israeli and International, on editorial cartoons, comics and graphic novels.
Ms. Chen Saar Cohen
Director of Museum Public Education
MA The Interdisciplinary Program in the Arts. Educational facilitator ; formerly Educational Coordinator, Cultural Cooperation Unit, French Embassy; Hebrew teacher, U.S.A.
Chen’s email: [email protected]
Ms. Rivka Aderet
Director and Developer of Jewish and Israeli Cinema Programs
Bachelor in Cinema and Television studies, Bachelor of Education.
Rivka’s email: [email protected]
Ms. Tami Green
Advisor, the national “G2G” program
A degree in humanities, Master’s degree in education and Behavioural science, a Certificate in Journalism Studies from Bar Ilan University, a certificate in information science from Tel Aviv University, a certificate in Organization development in educational organizations from Tel Vviv university. Formerly principal of ORT Rehovot junior high school, inspector at the ORT network, director of national ICT program, coordinator of national courses system in the Technology and Science Directorate of the Ministry of Education, and many other activities in teachers training centers, adults education center, heritage center, and the pedagogical chamber of the Ministry of Education.
Ms. Ofra Israeli
Director, “G2G” Program
A degree in humanities, a certificate in information science from Tel Aviv University, a certificate in Computer Applications and design from ORT. Formerly coordinator of ICT in education. Ofra has a 26 years experience as a teacher and educator, specializing in introducing computers into teaching, and various ICT topics.
Mr. Lior Shohat Gurtler
“G2G” Initiative and programs development
BA in International Relations and Political Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem. MA in Political Science and Leadership, Tel Aviv University. 2008-2016: Manager of Public Affairs at the Israeli “Authority for National Civic Service”. 2007-2008: One of the founders of the “Authority for National Civic Service”, a Governmental administration responsible for civic service alternatives for populations exempt from military service. 2002-2006: Parliamentary aide to MK Rabbi Michael Melchior, and Bureau chief to MK Melchior in his tenure as Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office and in the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.