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Abbey BellRegional Advisor
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abbey_photoMoving her way on up the West Coast (Best Coast!) from Stockton, CA to Eugene, Oregon, Abbey couldn’t be more excited to join the NFTY & Kalsman team in Washington as the NFTY Northwest Regional Advisor and Kalsman Machon Director! While in high school, she served many positions on her temple youth group board, STFY (Stockton Temple Federation of Youth), including Religious and Cultural Vice President and President. During college, Abbey became incredibly immersed in the Jewish Community by working at URJ Camp Kalsman every summer, teaching various age groups and subjects at multiple congregations, starting a middle school youth group in Eugene, OR, staffing NFTY events, and working as the Campus Engagement Intern at the Oregon Hillel Foundation for the University of Oregon campus. Graduating from the University of Oregon with a BA in Political Science has taught her the importance social justice and relationship building play in the world