Rebecca Cushman is the Executive Assistant at Mechon Hadar. A 2014 graduate of New York University, Rebecca received a Bachelor’s Degree in Judaic Studies and Education. As a student at NYU, Rebecca was very active in the Hillel community serving as President of Koach: Egalitarian Judaism on Campus. Upon graduation, Rebecca also earned a NYS Teaching Certification for General Education and Special Education. Most recently Rebecca spent a year abroad as an intern in Jerusalem, Israel, working for a non-profit organization that provides inclusive programming for children and teens with and without special needs.