Born in Australia, Raphael moved to Israel at 18 years old and served as a commander in the Givati Brigade. After graduating from Ariel University in political science and Middle East studies, he joined StandWithUs Israel and now works as executive director for StandWithUs UK.
Jonathan is director of student affairs and manages all campus activity, including the StandWithUs UK Emerson Fellowship, a yearlong international Israel leadership and training program that seeks to equip the next generation of Israel educators across campuses in the UK.
Director of Student Affairs
Jill was born in Dublin, Ireland. She joined StandWithUs as office manager in 2017, having previously worked as a school business manager in primary schools for over 15 years and for various sectors within the community.
Adam has recently graduated from the University of Birmingham with a degree in History. In his final year of University, Adam established the Birmingham Israel Society. He took part in the Emerson Fellowship 2018-2019 and is now the full-time Campus Coordinator at StandWithUs UK.
Amber studies politics, philosophy, and economics at New College of the Humanities in London. Amber manages and coordinates the StandWithUs UK Leadership Program for Sixth Form Students.
Sixth Form Programme Coordinator
Ashley is from Sydney, interned for Israel Permanent Mission to the UN, and worked for Keren Hayesod-UIA in Australia. Ashley is currently studying her Masters at King’s College London in Terrorism, Security and Society.
Amit is from Nes Tziona, Israel and has travelled the USA as part of a Scouts delegation. Before his army service, where he will be joining the Israeli Air Force, Amit decided to volunteer for the UK Jewish community as part of a pre-army programme under the Jewish Agency.
Annual Israeli Volunteer