Abby Cortrin is Avodah’s Deputy National Program Director.
She previously served as Avodah’s Chicago Service Corps Program Director. She is a proud alum of Macalester College who migrated to Chicago in 2011 to participate in Avodah as an Asset Building Program Aide for Heartland Human Care Services. After completing her Avodah Service Corps year, Abby began working at EZRA Multi Service Center as the JUF Uptown Cafe Milieu and Group Services Coordinator and later as the Health and Nutrition Manager. Outside of work, Abby is a member of the Davening Team at Mishkan Chicago, and can often be found at the gym, in the theater, studying Talmud, running, or biking along the lakefront path.