Youth Department Staff

Youth Director Steven Resnick

stevenresnick.jpegSteven grew up in Longwood, Florida where he was involved in Kadima, USY, and BBYO. Following high school graduation, he started staffing Kadima and USY programs for local chapters, as well as for the HaNegev region. Steven was a Chapter Youth Director at the Sunrise Jewish Center (Sunrise, Florida) for 5 years, Jacksonville Jewish Center (Jacksonville, FL) for 2 years and has spent the last year  based out of Newton, Massachusetts as the Assistant Director of Youth Activities for the New England and Hanefesh Regions of Kadima and USY, working with youth in grades 3 through 12. Steven also served as Secretary on the Jewish Youth Director Association’s International Board for the 2014-2016 term. Steven’s grandparents, parents and siblings all participated and worked with Kadima and USY in some capacity, so he definitely has this work in his blood!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gesher & Junior Kadima Advisor Lilli Jennison

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This is Lilli's second year working with our youth groups with Congregation Etz Chaim and she has a lot of fun events planned this year for both groups! Lilli is currently a student at Kennesaw State University pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations with a minor in Marketing and is actively involved with Hillel and Chabad at KSU. 

Please join the Facebook groups: Junior Kadima Facebook Group and Gesher Facebook Group, as Lilli will be posting event flyers as well as photos from the events. She is so excited for a great year!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kadima Advisor Roei Levi

stevenresnick.jpegRoei graduated from Walton High School in 2017. After working with the 4 and 5 year olds this summer at Camp Ruach, Roei began playing on the soccer team at Ogelthorpe University! Roei is currently pursuing a degree in business/administration, with aspiratins of becoming a professional soccer player, and then getting a major in law studies. In addition to working at summer camp, Roei also has been working with middle schoolers in different scenarios, on the soccer field and in the classroom. He loves working with middle schoolers and is looking forward to a great year of Kadima!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USY Advsior Stephanie Goldstein

stevenresnick.jpegStephanie grew up in Tallahassee, Florida where he was involved in Kadima, and USY. Following high school graduation, Stephanie served as a USY Advisor in Boca Raton, as well as in Jacksonville, Florida. Stephanie recently moved to Atlanta and is so excited to work with our USYers! Read more about Stephanie soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Congregation Etz Chaim is a progressive, egalitarian Conservative synagogue that provides meaningful Jewish experiences in a welcoming, engaging environment.  We offer:

 

Inspiring religious services
Educational, social, and cultural activities, serving multi-generational needs
A caring community that supports each other through both joyful and challenging life cycle events
Connections with the broader community and opportunities for Tikkun Olam...


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