Jackeline Israel de Nichols, President, Hebraica Club, Caracas, Venezuela

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Born in Caracas, Venezuela in 1976, Jackeline holds a Chemical Engineering degree with honors from the Universidad Metropolitan in Caracas. She had a 10 year career in R&D with Procter & Gamble, where she led innovative projects in Health and Beauty Care for Low Income Markets, in places all over the world. In 2006, Jackeline decided to dedicate her time to her family, and her artistic interests and she developed the first Franchise model for Scrapbooking stores in Venezuela. She then became involved in the cultural department and later joined the Board of Directors at the JCC in Caracas –Hebraica. In October 2012, she became the youngest female board member to become President of Hebraica Venezuela. Her main focus has been to align strategic thinking and organizational culture with the long term vision for Hebraica as the preferred meeting place for Venezuelan Jewry.