Founder and CEO, has years of experience building non-profits, primarily women’s and Jewish organizations. In addition, for four years Deborah helped manage a private Jewish Montessori pre-school. Prior to founding Moving Traditions with Chair Sally Gottesman, Deborah co-directed Kolot, where she helped launch Rosh Hodesh and began research that led to the development of Shevet Achim, Moving Traditions’ signature programs. Deborah holds an M.A. in Communication from Emerson College.
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The Complex Inner World of Jewish Teens in a #metoo World – How to Support Them During These Challenging and Exciting Years.
Please join us for a dynamic and informative session on the joys and challenges of raising healthy, modern Jewish teens in a #metoo world. Moving Traditions' California Regional Director Alisha Pedowitz, will lead an exploration of some of the major pressures and issues (anxiety, sexuality, conflict with authority, social media, etc.) facing Jewish teens today--and how the Jewish community can help support our teens.Find out more »
For teens only! Explore what it means to be a teen in a #metoo reality including the stress, the pressure and conflicting messages about gender and sexuality and learn strategies to stay healthy and happy through these challenging and exciting years.Find out more »