Naomi Gamoran serves as Avodah’s DC Program Director. Naomi is an alumna of the Avodah Jewish Service Corps (DC, 2013-2014), in which she served at Thurgood Marshall Academy (TMA) Public Charter High School as an Academic Associate. She continued to work at TMA as a social studies teacher for three years until she left to pursue her Master’s of Social Work. Naomi has worked at URJ Camp Olin Sang Ruby Union Institute as a counselor, song leader, and unit head. She also worked at Temple Sinai DC as the religious school song leader. She is excited to combine her passions for pursuing social justice and creating Jewish community in her role as Avodah’s DC Program Director. In her free time she can be found fostering dogs, working out, and baking chocolate chip cookies.