CONNECTIONS 2017

Rabbi Yehudit Werchow

Director of Education, MASA
Yehudit Werchow

Rabbi Yehudit Werchow

Rabbi Yehudit Werchow was born in Argentina and grew up in Israel. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and Literature from the Hebrew University and a M.A. in Religious Education from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR) in New York. She was ordained at HUC-JIR in Jerusalem. Yehudit is the Director of Education for MASA. Previously, she served as the Director of Israel Engagement for the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) in North America. Yehudit served as the Jewish Agency’s Senior Shlicha for the Reform Movement in North America and the UK. Prior to her Shlichut to the URJ, Yehudit worked in Merkaz Ma’ase, a leadership program for young adults in Israel.