Channa Pinchasi is Deputy Director of Be’eri and Director of the Be’eri School for Teacher Education at the Shalom Hartman Institute.
She is a member of the inaugural graduating class of the Institute’s Maskilot program, having received her doctorate in gender studies from Bar-Ilan University; her thesis offers a feminist interpretation of Midrash Eicha Rabba.
From 2001-2004, Channa was a representative of the Education Department of the Jewish Agency in Canada. Upon returning to Israel, she founded and led the Cheder Mishelach forum for influential female leaders in Tel Aviv.
In the years since, Channa has lectured and taught in various frameworks that have developed within the world of Jewish renewal, focusing on leadership training in Israel and abroad. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Shaharit think-and-do tank and writes for SHI’s Al Da’at Hakahal blog.