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    Donald Davis

    Donald S. Davis has been involved in all aspects of Jewish Education in the City of Montreal for the past four decades. As a student, he was instrumental in having Jewish Education placed on the Community agenda. He has served on the Education Committees of the Canadian Jewish Congress and the Allied Jewish Community Services. He was the Canadian Chairman of the International committee for the release of Anatoly Scharansky.

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    Nelly de Bobrow

    Ms. Nelly de Bobrow, neé Pfeffer, was born in Uruguay and later moved to São Paulo, Brazil. She ran her own business, specializing in gifts. Prior to that, she worked as an economist for eight years. She is World President of the Keren Hayesod International Women's Division. Ms. de Bobrow was one of the founders of the São Paulo Women’s Division and served as its President and as Vice President, Latin America. Ms. De Bobrow served as a member of The Jewish Agency's Board of Governors from 2005 to 2009 and was re-elected in 2012.

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    Alisa Doctoroff

    Ms. Alisa Doctoroff is Chair of the Board of UJA-Federation. She has been an involved leader in the New York Jewish Community for many years. Ms. Doctoroff was President of the Congregation Or Zarua; Co-Founder of the Jewish Lens; member of the United Jewish Appeal (UJA) Commission on Jewish Identity and Renewal; past Chair of the Youth and Young Adults Task Force; Chair of the Israel Task Force; Member of the Board and the Cabinet of UJA Federation of New York. Ms. Doctoroff served as a Member of The Jewish Agency's Board of Governors in 2008 and 2009 and from 2010 on.

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    Avraham Duvdevani

    Mr. Avraham Duvdevani is Chair of the World Zionist Organization (WZO). He chairs The Jewish Agency's Holocaust Restitution Committee. In the past, Mr. Duvdevani served as Co-Chair of JNF and was Head of the Settlement Division at the World Zionist Organization. Before joining the WZO in 1991, he served as Secretary General of World Bnei Akiva and headed the Department of Informal Education at Orot Israel College. He also spent a decade at The Jewish Agency, directing various educational programs and spent three years in Europe on behalf of The Jewish Agency. He has been a member of the Board of Governors since 1991.

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    Yechiel Eckstein

    Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein is the founder and President of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, a bridge-building organization committed to promoting mutual understanding. He serves on the board of the Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) and of the American Refugee Committee, and is president of an Israeli network of soup kitchens and support centers for the poor. In the past, Rabbi Eckstein served as national co-director for inter-religious affairs for the Anti-Defamation League. Rabbi Eckstein has been a member of The Jewish Agency's Board of Governors since 2001 and he is a member of the Executive since 2008. He Chairs the Aliyah & Rescue Committee.

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    Segio Edelstein

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    Yitzchak Eldan

    Ambassador Yitzhak Eldan is The Ambassadors' Club President & Founder; Head of the Young Israeli Ambassadors School and Senior Diplomatic advisor to the Israeli Jewish Congress in Jerusalem

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    Hagay Elitzur

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    Lawrence Englander

    Rabbi Lawrence Allen Englander is the Chair of Arzenu, since June 2014. He is a Member of the Order of Canada, for community service. He received his Doctor of Divinity degree, from the Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati, Ohio and his Doctor of Hebrew Letters degree, HUC-JIR, Cincinnati, Ohio.

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    Gary Erlbaum

    Mr. Gary Erlbaum is Executive Vice President of the Jewish Publishing Group, which publishes the Jewish Exponent and Inside Magazine. He is also Vice Chair of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and Chair of the Federation’s Israel Emergency Campaign. He previously served as Chair of the Philadelphia State of Israel Bonds and as North American Chair of Israel Bonds New Leadership. He also serves on the boards of the Zionist Organization of America, Boystown Jerusalem, Honest Reporting.com and Etz Chaim. Mr. Erlbaum has been a member of The Jewish Agency's Board of Governors since 2002.

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