Lesley Litman, EdD, is the Director of the Executive MA Program in Jewish Education and Online Faculty Instructional Support Coordinator at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. She also consults to the iCenter in the area of curriculum design and professional development in Israel education. Lesley served as the Director of Congregational Learning at Temple Israel in Boston. Prior to her work at Temple Israel, she was the Regional Educator for the URJ and the URJ’s national specialist in Hebrew and Day School education and served on the staff of Jewish Day Schools for the 21st Century, a project of the Rhea Hirsch School of Education. Lesley was a founding member of Kibbutz Yahel in the Arava where she was the first treasurer and headed up the kibbutz’s search for an industrial project. She holds an EdD in Jewish Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary.