Avi Mandel grew up in beautiful Ginot Shomron in Israel. After completing high school, Avi enrolled in a Hesder Yeshiva where he combined Jewish studies with compulsory service in the IDF.
Avi moved to Jerusalem where he studied towards a career in Jewish education, completing his BA at Herzog College before earning his Master’s degree from the Pardes Center for Jewish Educators in Jerusalem.
Avi is married to a wonderful woman and they have two of the sweetest children imaginable!
Avi loves playing music, hiking, and learning new ideas. He is animated when grappling with meaningful questions and challenges!