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Michelle Shapiro Abraham

Union for Reform Judaism & Foundation for Jewish Camp
Director of Learning and Innovation, Youth Division
Michelle Shapiro Abraham, MAJE, RJE has been with the Foundation for Jewish Camp Specialty Camp Incubator since its inception and has supported all of the camps in developing meaningful, integrated and relevant approaches to Jewish learning and living. She has worked in the field of Jewish education for over twenty years as a synagogue educator, curriculum and children's book author, camp and organizational consultant, and professional speaker. In addition to her consulting work with the FJC, Michelle serves full time as the URJ Director of Learning and Innovation for the Youth Division where she helps to develop new programming and strategies for NFTY, camps, and professional development. Michelle holds a Masters Degree in Jewish Education from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Rhea Hirsch School of Education and is a proud recipient of the 2015 Covenant Award for Excellence in Jewish Education.