Rena Dulberg, 27, originally from Albuquerque, NM, is the Student Leadership Programs Manager at Johnson & Wales University, Denver Campus. She has traveled to Israel five times and continues her involvement with JNFuture because she believes in the valuable work of the organization. In addition to serving on the JNFuture committee, Rena also holds a lay leader position with Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado, where she volunteers regularly.
Want to connect to JNFuture in Denver, CO? Contact Rena Dulberg
Michelle Jackson, 25, resides in Woodland Hills, CA and is an Insurance Broker specializing in Private Scools at Bolton & Company. Michelle deepened her connection to Israel after a Birthright trip in 2007. After being introduced to JNF through her friend who attended JNF National Conference in Phoenix in 2008 and learned about JNFuture, Michelle spearheaded the growth of JNFuture in Los Angeles in October 2008. Michelle loves to travel, spend time with family, and meet new people.
Want to connect to JNFuture in Los Angeles, CA? Contact Michelle Jackson
Maxwell Shifman, 26, is the inaugural Chair of JNFuture’s Melbourne, Australia chapter. A graduate of Monash University with a double degree in Law and Engineering, he is now a director of Delta-V Experts, a forensic engineering and safety solution consultancy. Max’s passion for Israel and the environment stems from his years in Jewish education and youth movements. Year later, Max is committed to reinvigorating young people’s connection with Israel and Judaism through social and educational events which leverage off the global JNFuture network.
Want to connect to JNFuture in Melbourne, Australia? Contact Maxwell Shifman
Jennifer Rosenbaum, 34, is the JNFuture New England Co-Chair. Jennifer is a portfolio manager with BNY Mellon where she works with high net worth individuals and families to help them meet their investment and wealth management needs and goals. She got her MBA at BU and BA at Penn State. In addition to her involvement with JNF, Jennifer teaches financial literacy classes through BNY Mellon's City Access program; and middle school aged kids about finance and the stock market through the Citizens School program. Jennifer and her husband Sam live in Belmont and have a newborn son Ethan. Gail Schwartz, 29 is the JNFuture New England Co-Chair. Gail is passionate about philanthropy and has taken on a leadership role with JNFuture and continues to engage in other Boston base organizations such as CJP, AJC Access, and ADL. She also works for the Stone Institute and Pettee House, a skilled nursing and rest home facility focusing on long-term care for seniors. She is currently pursuing a masters in social work and continues to focus on policy and advocacy for people in need.
Want to connect to JNFuture in New England? Contact Jennifer Rosenbaum and Gail Schwartz
Michael Perice, 26, is the JNFuture Chairman for Southern New Jersey. Born and raised in Cherry Hill, NJ, Michael currently resides in West Berlin, NJ. He graduated from Temple University with degrees in Political Science and History. He currently works as the Community outreach director for Goldsteins' Rosenberg’s Raphael Sacks, a fifth generation family business, and one of the largest Jewish Funeral Homes in the Northeastern United States. Michael’s interest in Israel started out in the political sphere, where he served as an AIPAC political activist, personally lobbying his member of congress on the Iranian nuclear threat. Since then he has expanded his influence to working with his local Jewish community, serving on the Board of Directors for the South Jersey Federations Jewish Senior housing Association. Michael is currently studying Hebrew, so that he can advance his cause in helping the land and people of Israel.
Want to connect to JNFuture in Southern NJ? Contact Michael Perice