Youth Director - Erica Santiago
Erica Santiago grew up as a member of Monroe Temple Beth-El of Liberal Judaism located in Monroe, NY. As a member of the congregation, she and her family were involved with the youth group as well as social action programming. While in college and graduate school Erica stayed active in the NFTY community by staffing local and regional events and is passionate about Jewish education. Erica works full-time as the Program Manager for Innovation and Learning with the Union for Reform Judaism. There she coordinates professional development opportunities for Youth Professionals across the United States. Erica holds a Master’s Degree from CUNY’s Hunter College School of Social Work with a specialization in Community Organizing.