Saturday, May 23, 2015 Sivan 5, 5775

Lisa Hostein

Executive Editor
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The course of the World Zionist Congress, and its multimillion-dollar budget, will be determined in upcoming elections.
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Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, a leading critic of anti-Semitism on the world stage, is set to speak at Kohelet Yeshiva High School in Merion Station .
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The once-iconic institution of Jewish learning for local teenagers is severely cutting back its operations.
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Profile

Lisa Hostein has been the executive editor of the Jewish Exponent since January 2009. She also began her career at the Exponent in the mid-1980s. In between, she served nearly 15 years as the editor of JTA, the international Jewish news agency based in New York.

She has traveled extensively around the world, exploring and writing about Jewish communities in places such as Turkey, Tunisia, Russia, India, the former Yugoslavia and Argentina.

A graduate of Swarthmore College, Lisa has received numerous journalism awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association and the American Jewish Press Association, which also named her as a recipient of the Award for Distinguished Service to Jewish Journalism.

Under her leadership, the Jewish Exponent has been named the best non-daily newspaper in the State of Pennsylvania and in the City of Philadelphia.

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