Maya Selber, Chief Operating Officer
Maya is an experienced team-builder, program-envisioner and culture-creator. She manages JKG's growing student body, team, and curriculum as well as influences strategy, systems and infrastructure needs.
In her previous role as JKG Afterschool Community Director, Maya doubled enrollment and designed and implemented systems to ensure program greatness and growth. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Maya moved to Israel to attend college at the Raphael Recanati International School at the IDC in Herzliya where she received her BA in Communications. She has traveled extensively and has taught and worked in Haiti, Ethiopia, Israel, and Thailand. Maya helped create a sports camp for children in Haiti with the organization World Wide Orphans Foundation.
Maya's strengths lie in connecting with children, energizing her coworkers at JKG, and finding creative ways to engage children in Jewish learning. Outside of JKG, she loves making jewelry, traveling, and going on hikes with her adorable dog, Charlie. She can be reached at Maya@JewishKidsGroups.com.