Our Team

Sivan Leib-Jacobson

Sivan Leib-Jacobson

Spokesperson and Media Officer

Sivan has an MA in communications and Journalism Studies, focusing her research on the religious authority and how it is constructs itself in new media. As a professional marketing communications director, she was representing several companies of the toy and finance industries. She specializes in PR, digital marketing, User exeprience on Internet website and search engine optimization (SEO).

 

Yael Rockman

Yael Rockman

Executive Director

Executive Director of Kolech since December 2015, and was serving a board member between 2014-5. Yael is an attorney and has a BA in Law and Psychology. For many years, she was an active member of several organizations representing Agunot and chained women, and was a founding member of the Center for Women’s Justice.

Taube Jamitovsky

Taube Jamitovsky

Head, Kolech's Center for Women's Leadership

Taube has a BA in Law and an MA in Social Work. She specializes in developing professional knowledge, volunteers’ management and training professional for working within the NGO sector. She is an active member in the Policy Committee of the Association of the Israeli Social Workers.

Keren Hadad Taub

Keren Hadad-Taub

Coordinator, Kolech's Center for Women's Leadership

Keren is a therapist and marriage counselor. She is a founding member and head of Advot - a grassroot group preserving the rights of women immersing in public mikvaot (ritual baths) as well as the rights of the women who work there. Keren is also a social activist promoting the representation of women within religious councils.

Eliraz Avramovich (Fisher)

Eliraz Avramovich (Fisher)

Resource Development

Served in the IDF as a specification officer for underprivileged soldiers. Today, she is a student for Middle Eastern Studies and Liberal Arts in Shalem College. Worked previously as Resource Development Associate for Siftech - an organization that promotes hi-tech in Jerusalem. Today Eliraz is excited to promote the Resource Development for Kolech, an organization that has been close to her heart for many years

 

Shlomit Stern-Hazan

Shlomit Stern-Hazan

Kolech's Center for Women's Leadership

Shlomit holds an MA in Conflict Resolution. She is the coordinator of the Bar Ilan University International Office . A co-founder of the “Kulana” - Beit Midrash for Women in Givat Shmuel, she is also an activist in several forums of Orthodox Feminism.

 

Adi Bluth

Adi Bluth

Coordinator, Telem - Girls Program & Teacher Training

 Adi is a lawyer and a PhD candidate at the Talmudic Studies department at Bar Ilan university. She is a Beit Midrash group facilitator and a Jewish Studies lecturer at the Yaccov Hertzog Center. Adi is the head of the second year program at the Mechinat Lachish in Eliav, a leadership training program for high school graduates.

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Aviya Weinberg

Aviya Weinberg

Coordinator, Telem - Boys Program

Aviya is a rehabilitation psychologist, specializes in sex addicts in Israel. A moderator of sexuality awareness and gender workshops for teenagers and teachers. He is a co-founder “Mitzadi Gaver” institution for aware masculinity. Holds a B.Ed. and teaching certification.