Ronny Osterer, Israel Communities Director, comes to A Wider Bridge having most recently served as VP Operations and Development at “HaGal Sheli”, an Israeli NGO which uses surfing as an educational tool and provides at-risk youth with the chance to “ride the wave” and succeed. Prior, Ronny served as VP Programs and Marketing for Camp Kimama International summer camps in Israel. She also headed an Israeli delegation to a US summer camp, as part of the Jewish Agency Shlichim program. These experiences allowed Ronny to acquire deep knowledge about the Jewish and Israeli communities in the US.
In addition to her role at AWB, Ronny also serves as Vice President of the Aguda – Israel’s LGBTQ Task Force – an organization that leads the struggle for LGBTQ rights in Israel. Ronny holds a Bachelors Degree in Communications from Sapir College. She lives in Tel Aviv, where she was also born and raised.