I am a Jewish Educator with over 25 years of experience, having taught all ages in communities in Rio de Janeiro, Waco, and South Florida. For the past 14 years, I have focused on working with adults, creating a positive, non-denominational, learning environment, infusing passion for Judaism amongst my students.
2014 - Doctorate in Jewish Education
2007 - Masters of Arts in Jewish Studies
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
1989 - Masters in Business Administration
Fundação Getúlio Vargas
1983 - Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Business Administration
Covenant Award for Excellence in Jewish Education - 2015
Valedictorian Doctorate in Jewish Education - 2014
Excellence in Biblical Studies Award - 2013
Excellence in Jewish Studies Award - 2012
Valedictorian Masters in Jewish Studies - 2007
“The Changing Adult Learner from 2000 to 2014 and How It Affects the Design of Effective Curricula.” Doctoral Dissertation, 2014.
“Chanukah in the Diaspora,” in Encyclopedia of Bible and its Reception. Germany, 2012.
“I Am My Sister’s Keeper!: Sisters in the Bible and Midrash,” in A Story Without an End. Davis, Joseph (ed.). Gratz College, 2011.