Get to know your new Western Hillel Team!


You will have plenty of time to meet and get to know us throughout the year but we thought it would be fun to share some brief answers to questions you may find interesting. Take a look below and feel free to reach out to us directly to ask more of your own questions!

  1. Where did you grow up?
    Yos – Just outside London, UK
    Leora – Cape Town, South Africa
    Scott – Jerusalem, Israel
  2. What is your favorite Jewish holiday?
    Yos – Shavuot
    Leora – Pessach
    Scott – Simchat Torah
  3. How do you like your latkes?
    Yos – Sweet chili sauce
    Leora – With cinnamon and sugar
    Scott – Sour cream
  4. If you could spend one day with a person of your choice, dead or alive, who would that be?
    Yos – Albert Einstein
    Leora – Nelson Mandela
    Scott – Comedian George Carlin
  5. What is a book everyone should read?
    Yos – Sophie’s World by Jostine Gaarder
    Leora – Victor Frankl’s Man Search for Meaning
    Scott – Not In My Name, by Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
  6. What is your favorite dessert?
    Yos – Anything with chocolate
    Leora – Anything with lemon. Lemon meringue pie.
    Scott – Chocolate milkshake
  7. What is your classic Starbucks order?
    Yos – Double Chocolate Chip Frappuccino
    Leora – Hazelnut cappuccino
    Scott – Venti Matcha Green Tea Latte