Education Staff

Rachel Carlson, Community Coordinator: Youth and Young Professionals

Rachel Carlson Head Shot SqRachel Carlson has been at Temple Micah as the Community Coordinator for Youth and Young Adults since July 2017. Rachel moved to Washington DC in 2016 after graduating from the University of Mary Washington with a degree in psychology and social justice. At Micah, she develops and runs teen programs including Reason 2 Believe, MiTY, and TM Teens. She also helps organize and plan events for Next Dor, Temple Micah’s 20s-30s group. Rachel loves getting to work with so many different people at Micah and learning about what makes people love being Jewish. A lover of all food, she loves trying new restaurants in the city and cooking new recipes at home, and also enjoys traveling and spending time with dogs.

 

Contact Rachel Carlson:
Email: carlson@templemicah.org
Phone: 202-342-9175

Lesley Levin, Assistant Director of Education

 

Lesley Levin has served as the Educator at Temple Micah since June 2017. An alumna of The Ohio State University’s Melton Center for Jewish Studies, Lesley has consistently served in the Jewish communal field since 2007, where she worked for the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County’s Jewish Teen Initiative and Temple Judea of Palm Beach Gardens. In addition to basking in the beautiful Florida weather, Lesley honed her experiential education skills and love of grilled cheese in the Jewish camping world at Camps Airy and Louise. Prior to Temple Micah, Lesley held the position of Jewish Student Life Coordinator at UMBC Hillel.

Contact Lesley Levin:
Email: levin@templemicah.org
Phone: 202-342-9175