Linda Maizels, JCPA

Linda MaizelsLinda Maizels was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. She completed her doctorate in Jewish history/Jewish studies at the Avraham Harmon Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem; her dissertation was on antisemitism and anti-Zionism on American college campuses and how they affect Jewish student identity. She taught at both Portland State University and Colby College before taking a job as the Senior Associate for Middle East Affairs at the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia. She is currently the Director of Israel and International Affairs for the Jewish Council for Public Affairs.