Shelly started her journey at Routes as the Director of our “Amazing Israel” Birthright Programs. Today Shelly works withall of our various youth groups such as summer camps, teen trips and temples throughout North America. Shelly grew up in Ashdod and currently lives in Moshav Aminadav, just a short distance away from the office. She has traveled the world and lived in Mexico, Canada and the US, gaining a wealth of experience and knowledge about different cultures and customs. Shelly has a BA in Political Science and International Relations from the Open University of Israel. She is an alumni of Stand With Us and a former Israeli Emissary (Shlicha) for the Jewish Agency for Israel, where she served as the community Israeli Emissary for the Jacksonville Jewish Federation in Jacksonville, FL. In her free time, Shelly enjoys managing our social media, photography, sports, and spending time with her dog Pablo.