Our Staff

ILANA BERCUSON, DIRECTOR

Phone: 617-581-6831

Email: director@maayan.org

Ilana holds a Bachelors of Science in Family Studies and minor in Jewish Studies from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Masters of Arts in Educational Psychology from Hunter College. After earning her undergraduate degree, she spent a year studying at Nishmat in Jerusalem. Ilana has experience in a variety of Jewish nonprofits, including fundraising for Hadassah Women’s Zionist Organization and as a human resources consultant for Yeshiva University. Most recently, before moving to Boston, she was Co-Director along with her husband Elie of the Orthodox Union’s Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus (JLIC) at Princeton University, where she organized classes and programs for the undergraduate students. Ilana moved to Boston to become the Director of the Daughters of Israel Mikvah in Brighton.

LIORAH ABRAMS, OFFICE MANAGER

Email: info@maayan.org