Eli Newell

Eli Newell is an artist and organizer whose work explores the spaces between live storytelling, environmental justice, and multicultural faith-building in the Jewish world. He is currently the Hub Coordinator of Sunrise Movement Chicago, and has completed organizer training with Increase the Peace, worked as a field organizer for the Green New Deal Network & Grassroots Collaborative, and facilitated with Unsilence. As a theatre-maker, Eli has collaborated with Chicago Shakespeare, Goodman, Northlight, Raven and Strawdog Theatre, Windy City Playhouse, and Chicago Immersive. He is an educator with Mishkan Chicago, Emanuel Congregation, and independently with students all over the world! He holds a bachelor’s from Northwestern University’s School of Communication.