Since it’s opening in 2008, Jonathan has served as the Executive Director of JCC Krakow. Prior to the JCC’s opening in 2008, he lectured in Modern Hebrew at the Jagiellonian University for 6 years. A native of New York City, Jonathan moved to Israel in 1994, living for 7 years on a kibbutz and serving for 2 years in a combat unit in the I.D.F. before moving to Poland in 2001. Jonathan enjoys writing limericks, solving crossword puzzles, running, and playing basketball.