Founding Director Jennifer Strome
Jennifer Strome is a producer and writer in New York. Among her projects, Strome has spent over ten years researching and writing the story of Meyer Levin and The Diary of Anne Frank in an effort to restore Levin’s original dramatic adaptation for educational purposes, and to revive Levin’s name as the original dramatist of the famous Diary. She was Associate Managing Director for The Chamber Theater in San Francisco before moving to New York where Strome devotes her time to script and story development. She is a member of The Off-Broadway League, The Dramatist’s Guild, The Paley Center for Media, and Project Art in Harlem.
Communications Director Ravit Bar-Av
Ravit Bar-Av is an independent public relations and marketing consultant for non-profit organizations in the field of education. During the last 20 years Ms. Bar-Av has successfully planned and implemented wide-scale initiatives in the field of peace, education, and tolerance in the USA and Israel. She has designed professional development courses for teachers in both the public and the Jewish education systems. Her expertise includes extensive experience in branding, community outreach, and strategic planning of capacity building. Ms. Bar-Av has initiated and executed joint ventures and partnerships between educational organizations and introduced them to new opportunities.
Ms. Bar-Av served as the Director of Development and Outreach for the National Urban Alliance for Effective Education; Director of Education at the Consulate General of Israel in NY and was the Co-Director of Peace Education at the Peres Center for Peace in Israel.