David Breakstone Member of the Executive

David Breakstone
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Dr. David Breakstone is the Deputy Chairman of the Executive of the Jewish Agency. Prior to that he served as the Head of the Department for Zionist Activity of the World Zionist Organization. Having earned a PHD in Jewish education from the Hebrew University, Dr. Breakstone teaches at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, where he served as Assistant Dean. Dr. Breakstone previously served as Director of Ramah Programs in Israel, Director of the Pedagogic Center for Jewish Education at the Hebrew University, and as Chair of the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in Israel.  He has been a member of The Jewish Agency's Board of Governors since 2001 and chairs the Small Jewish Communities Committee.