Community Member

Michelle Jacoby


Michelle and her family have been members of BJ since 2013. Michelle has a graduate degree from Columbia’s Teachers College and has a background in public and private school education. As an educator, Michelle’s work included classroom teaching, curriculum development, and training at The School at Columbia, where she was a founding faculty member. Michelle is particularly drawn to BJ’s family-inclusive and child-centric curriculum. She has served on the Kadima Advisory Committee and been a contributing member of FLAL. Michelle and her husband Len live on the Upper West Side with their dog Riley, and their two children, Ava and Nathan.

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BJ’s 2022-2023 membership season is underway. Our spiritual and social justice work together has never been more vital, and if you’ve been joining us on Shabbat and consider us your spiritual home, we hope you consider becoming a member, no matter where you live.