Wrestling with an Israel in Crisis

Episode 1

May 16, 2021


Libby Lenkinski

Vice President for Public Engagement at the New Israel Fund

Libby is the Vice President for Public Engagement at the New Israel Fund, where she leads all aspects of NIF’s public efforts in the United States – including communications, digital, programs, events, leadership, community partnerships and engagement, New Generations and our fellowships. Prior to joining NIF, Libby lived and worked in the Israeli non-profit field for almost a decade. There she worked as Director of International Relations at the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) and as a strategy consultant for human rights organizations like Yesh Din and Physicians for Human Rights, for documentary films including Budrus and The Law in These Parts, new media initiatives like +972 Magazine, and for progressive campaigns. She is a founding member of Zazim-Community Action and The Whistle. Libby is based in Brooklyn and travels to Israel-Palestine frequently.


Daniel Sokatch

Reboot Board Member

Daniel Sokatch is CEO of the New Israel Fund, the leading organization committed to equality and democracy for all Israelis. He’s a proud first-generation Rebooter and happily serves on the Reboot faculty. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Dana (Reboot class of ’06), and their two delicious daughters. He misses the delis of Los Angeles. That’s right, Los Angeles.