Lise Benkemoun has been the director of CCJC for the past 4 years. She has created cultural and community programs, supervised activities and budgets, and managed teams of volunteers. Lise is also a comic book editor and previously worked for Cyber Press Publishing. She was the director of the Youth Department and editor in chief of magazines and youth publications. She has worked as a journalist and a radio reporter. She speaks English, Spanish and Italian, as well as mother tongue French. She is a member of the National Council of FSJU and a board member of the Jewish scouts EEIF, in France.