Karolyn Benger on Orthodoxy, Inclusion, and Prayer

Karolyn Benger on Orthodoxy, Inclusion, and Prayer

42 Minuten
Rabbi Michael Beyo, CEO of the East Valley Jewish Community Center, talks with an eclectic mix of faith-based and secular leaders from around the world.


vor 10 Monaten
Rabbi Michael Beyo and Dr. Adrian McIntyre talk with Karolyn Benger
about orthodoxy, inclusion, and prayer. Karolyn Benger is the
principal of http://kbenterpriseconsulting.com/ (KB Enterprise), a
consulting firm in Phoenix, AZ to nonprofit organizations
specializing in social justice. Karolyn is a student at Yeshivah
Maharat and was appointed by Phoenix’s Mayor to serve on the Human
Relations Commission for the City of Phoenix. She serves on the
Jewish Advisory Board for the Phoenix Police Department, the
Arizona Interfaith Movement, is a member of the Valley Interfaith
Project’s 3rd Monseigneur Ryle Public Policy Faith Leader
Institute, a mentor in the Women’s Leadership Institute, and a
board member of the Albert Einstein Academy, a new STEAM and
Hebrew/Arabic language charter school being developed. She was the
founding Executive Director of the newly created Jewish Community
Relations Council in Phoenix and served as the Executive Director
of the Jewish Interest Free Loan of Atlanta. Ms. Benger is a
graduate of Emory University with a degree in Political Science and
a specialization in the Middle East where she studied Arab and
Islamist opposition groups in Egypt. She has taught at Emory
University, Georgia Tech, and Emerson College and is passionate
about interfaith dialogue, race relations, and community relations
between Jews and non-Jews. She regularly speaks on Women in
Orthodoxy, Women in Islam, Democratization in the Middle East,
Social Movements, Anti-Semitism, and Islamist organizations. Her
publications can be found with Blue Avocado, eJewish Philanthropy,
Kveller, Times of Israel, Binah, and the Arizona Republic.
Additional Resources: Karolyn Benger on
https://www.linkedin.com/in/karolyn-benger-a2316b50/ (LinkedIn)
Karolyn Benger on https://www.facebook.com/karolyn.benger
(Facebook) Karolyn Benger on https://twitter.com/KarolynBenger
(Twitter) Conversation with the Rabbi is a project of the East
Valley Jewish Community Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, neighborhood
organization that has served individuals and families inclusive of
all races, religions, and cultures since 1972. Visit us online at
https://www.evjcc.org/ (https://www.evjcc.org) The Conversation
with the Rabbi podcast is supported by a grant from Arizona
Humanities, National Endowment for the Humanities, and the federal
American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act. The show is recorded and produced
in the studio of PHX.fm, the leading independent B2B podcast
network in Phoenix, Arizona. Learn more at https://phx.fm/

Kommentare (0)

Lade Inhalte...