Michal Kohane

Born and raised in Israel, Michal Kohane has been a leader and educator in the Jewish Community of Northern California for over twenty five years. She has served as acting rabbi to a 120 family congregation; was a day-school educator, federation executive director and more. She is passionate about Jewish leadership, meaningful learning and building community. She has studied in Pardes as well as taught at Limmud Bay Area, and other events and venues. She holds a BA in Studies of Israel and Education, an M.S. in Jewish Studies, an MA in Clinical Psychology, and is pursuing a PsyD in organizational psychology. She is an avid writer: her first novel, Hachug ("Extracurricular") was published in Israel by Steimatzky in 2016, and her weekly blog can be found at www.miko284.com