CONNECTIONS 2017

Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman

Department Head, Diaspora Activities, World Zionist Organization
Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman

Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman

Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman is Head of the Department for Diaspora Activities in the World Zionist Organization’s (WZO) since June 2010. Before that she served as the Associate Director of the Israel Movement for Reform and Progressive Judaism (IMPJ), and has held the following positions previously: Founder and Manager of the Information Center for Social and Lifecycle Events; Executive Director of the Tamar Jerusalem Dance Company; Director of the Center for Training and Development of Manpower, Neighborhood Rehabilitation Project; founder and director of the Center for Adult Training for the Amal network schools; and Editor of the Hebrew University Monthly Student Newspaper.

Ms. Yehoshua-Braverman has a B.A. in Social Work and M.A. in Communications, both from Hebrew University, and a certificate in Organizational Consulting from Tel Aviv University. She is a member of the WZO Executive and Jewish Agency Board of Governors, serves as a board member of the Poultry Council in Israel, Ayelet – The Federation of Non-Olympic Sport In Israel, board member of the National Council To Commemorate Herzl, board member of Ladaat – Choose Well, the organization for the promotion of sexual health and education, and is an active volunteer in other organizations.

She is married to Yoram, and they are parents to three children.