Philly Faces

Adam Fishbein in DC

Philly Faces: ‘Nothing About Us Without Us’

Adam Fishbein wants to advocate for people with disabilities and influence disability policy in the public or nonprofit sector. That’s why, at just 21, he...
Harry Schley

Philly Faces: Harry Schley on Jewish Life in Japan

Harry Schley may be one of the few people in Philadelphia able to speak both Yiddish and Japanese. The 31-year-old Philadelphia native is a Ph.D....
Alexander Rothman at the drawing desk

Philly Faces: Alexander Rothman Melds Comics and Poetry

Alexander Rothman, 36, is used to playing in the margins. The co-founder, editor-in-chief and publisher of a small press called Ink Brick is a...
Brian Ungar does a handstand with his legs spread on a picnic table

Philly Faces: Brian Ungar Aims to Fly High

Like many 18-year-olds, Brian Ungar juggles school, extracurriculars and fun. Unlike his peers, he does it from 10 feet off the ground. Ungar is a...
Reuvena Grodnitzky, co-director of Chabad Young Philly

Philly Faces: Reuvena Grodnitzky Cooks up a Storm at Chabad Young Philly

There are busy, hardworking people, and then there’s Reuvena Grodnitzky. A Cherry Hill native, the 31-year-old has lived in Philadelphia for the past nine years...
Matt Adler

Philly Faces: Matt Adler Converses With the World

He may be new in town, but that isn’t anything new for Matt Adler, 33. Through his travels, the Washington, D.C.-area native has gotten the...
Jeff Barg

Philly Faces: The Angry Grammarian Jeff Barg Speaks

You might know Jeff Barg, 38, from any number of places. Perhaps you’ve read his Inquirer column, The Angry Grammarian, dedicated to understanding our relationship...

Philly Faces: Fighting Hunger With Challah

Joshua M. Finer is an analyst at Argosy Private Equity and a Temple University graduate on the executive board of the Temple University Young...

Philly Faces: Tribe12 Fellow Starts Business to Make Mosaics from Wedding Glass

Danielle Brief, 27, is a member of the 2019 cohort of Tribe12 Fellows, an educational leadership program that allows the Drexel University graduate to...

Philly Faces: Recent Grad Dives Into AJC

American Jewish Committee (AJC) Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey hired Max Buchdahl, 22, before he had even graduated college. Buchdahl started working part-time as AJC’s Leaders for...