Director of Jewish Life and Learning
Josh Krug has facilitated teen and adult Jewish learning and meaning-making in the Bay Area, Los Angeles, New York, and Jerusalem. He has served as a Jewish Studies teacher at Milken Community High School, a Madrich with gap-year program, KIVUNIM: New Directions, a retreat planner with Moishe House, and an educator with Kevah. He seeks to empower diverse young people to experience Jewish texts and contexts as powerful resources as he strives to build sacred community.
Josh double-majored in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and Humanities and received his B.A. with Honors and Distinction from Yale. He completed his Masters of Divinity from Harvard, and his PhD in Education and Jewish Studies from NYU.
He is a poet, an aspiring mensch, and the founder of Opening Doors.