Alim (4th)

What do you enjoy doing with your time outside of work?
Traveling (to National Parks!), playing tennis, reading, and exploring NYC.

What was the best class you took in college?
Ambiguities in Tanach and Art in Education.

How would your family describe you in two words?
Oldest. Child.

Tell us something interesting about your family’s Jewish roots.
My maternal grandfather's ancestors started a very successful kosher dairy company in St. Louis, and I am an 8th generation St. Louisan!

What has been your most formative Jewish experience?
Summers at Camp Stone and my gap year at Midreshet Torah V'Avodah (MTVA).

Which elementary school teacher had the biggest impact on you and why?
My fourth grade teacher turned her classroom into a community - we earned money, organized boards, and ran the classroom community.