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May 1, 2018

Profile: Dani Rachmann

  Ma Nishma (what’s up)? Beseder! (Spelling?) nothing too far from the usual, a lot of work, a lot of music, hanging out with my dog…. […]
April 2, 2018
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Profile: Jonny Umansky

I’m a writer/producer living in Los Angeles. I make all kinds of stuff from kids movies and cartoons to documentaries and cooking shows. I first discovered […]
March 7, 2018
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Profile: Jessie Rosen

 Jessie Rosen is a Jersey-bred, LA-based writer, producer and storyteller. She is the creator/producer of the storytelling series SUNDAY NIGHT SEX TALKS, performed monthly at UCB […]
January 22, 2018
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Profile: Zach Liporace

Born in NJ but raised in FL which is probably why people say I’m already an 80yr Jewish man (23 & Me recently told me I […]
January 4, 2018
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Profile: Doreen Portnoy

Doreen Portnoy is an exuberant, loving, creative LA native. Passionate about all things nature she created her own flower company called Flower Gypsy. Serving up fresh […]
December 1, 2017
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Profile: Jordy and Erica Chidi Cohen

Jordy and Erica Chidi Cohen are recent alumni of one of our partner communities, Honeymoon Israel. HMI, as we fondly abbreviate it, sends 20 diverse young […]
November 2, 2017
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Profile: Art Director, Creative Director, and Designer Edwin Nourian

Edwin has over a combined decade experience in art and architecture, including being the former Art Curator for a local Jewish art gallery, Gallery Judaica.  Currently he works with […]
October 3, 2017
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Profile: NuRoots Fellow, Podcast co-host & pop culture savant Erika Brooks-Adickman

After nearly a decade of working in digital media, we are incredibly excited to have Erika as our latest NuRoots team addition and have her connect […]
September 6, 2017
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Profile: Entrepreneur & bad-ass audio dude Evan Smith

Evan Smith was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He moved to LA in 2003 after school to pursue a career in music. After touring for […]