Featured Guest Speaker

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Rabbi Leor Sinai

Chief Institutional Advancement Officer, AMHSI-JNF

Rabbi Leor Sinai is the driving force behind the only non-denominational, pluralistic, English-language, semester abroad, academic experience in Israel for high school students. He builds lifelong bonds between youth and Israel by immersing them in—and enamoring them with—Israel’s history and culture.

Special Guest


Ron Werner

Board President, AMHSI-JNF

Ron Werner is President and Co-Founder of HW Home. He serves on various boards including Alexander Muss High School in Israel, where he is President. Werner was Jewish National Fund’s President for the Mountain States Region (2013 – 2016) and is currently the region’s Chairman. He is a member of JNF’s Century Council and King Solomon Society.

Thank You to Our Sponsors


David Brown & Suzanne Muchin

Lavin Foundation



Ilana & David Bard · Ryan Brown · Elise & Ira Frost · Marc Frost

Marcy Horwitz & Steve Erlebacher · David Brown & Suzanne Muchin 

Rabbi Michael & Erica Schwab · Michele Sackheim Wein & Joe Wein · Danny Wein

Allison Wexler · Susie & David Wexler · Ellen & Bob Wigoda · Layne Zagorin

Event Chair

Susan Sacks

Israel Advocacy and Education Chair, AMHSI-JNF, JNF Board

More Information

Ellen Spira Hattenbach, Executive Director, Illinois

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