Merrill Zack

Senior Director, Community Engagement, HIAS
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Merrill Zack is the senior director for community engagement work at HIAS. At HIAS, she works with a talented team to energize and prepare the American Jewish community to act in support of refugees, through advocacy and volunteer opportunities, public actions and programs and educational experiences and resources. For two decades, Merrill has worked at the intersection of Jewish values and action for a more just world, at organizations such as American Jewish World Service, the National Council of Jewish Women and the New Israel Fund. She holds a BA in religion from Kenyon College and an MPA in public and nonprofit management and policy from New York University.