Debra Shaffer Seeman

Sacks Scholar

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Debra Shaffer Seeman serves as the Director of Network Weaving at Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools. Before moving to Atlanta in 2003, Debra lived in Jerusalem, where she was a founding administrator of Tal Torah, a center for intergenerational Torah learning.

A teacher of classical Jewish texts and an educational entrepreneur, Debra has served in a variety of educational settings in Israel and North America. Debra is the Rabbanit of New Toco Shul, a Founding Co-Chair of Hineni: Toco Hills Mental Health Initiative, serves on the Education Advisory Panel of Momentum, and is a task force chair in the Orthodox Women's Torah Leadership Field Building Initiative.

Debra, a mother of four, is a proud graduate of both Mandel Jerusalem Fellows and Harvard Graduate School of Education.