You Should Know

Allison Friedman

You Should Know … Allison Friedman

As a graduate of Krieger Schechter Day School who had her bat mitzvah at Chizuk Amuno Congregation, Allison Friedman is returning to her roots...
Jennifer Rotner

You Should Know … Jennifer Rotner

In August, Elite Creative made the list of Inc. magazine’s 5000 fastest-growing companies for the first time. It’s just the latest accomplishment for Jennifer...
Jeremy Costin

You Should Know … Jeremy Costin

Jeremy Costin, 22, wants to make the world a better place. That’s why he’s interested in global health economics, and why he’s pursuing a master’s...
Sarah Machlis

You Should Know … Sarah Machlis

At IMPACT, The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore’s young adult division, Sarah Machlis is involved in fundraising efforts and in programming for young professionals. Machlis,...
Bekah Waltemeyer

You Should Know … Bekah Waltemeyer

Bekah Waltemeyer, 26, is the development associate at Beth El Congregation of Baltimore. She grew up in the Baltimore area, mostly attending Beth Am. She...
Chana Kaplan and Rabbi Yaakov Kaplan

You Should Know … Chana Kaplan

Chana Kaplan has only ever run a Chabad house during a pandemic. She and her husband, Rabbi Yaakov Kaplan, opened the Chabad of South Baltimore...
Elana Rubinstein

You Should Know … Elana Rubinstein

Saralee Siegel is a girl with an incredible sense of smell. That sense of smell takes her on adventures through a Jewish holiday-themed chapter book...
Danielle Baron

You Should Know … Danielle Baron

Danielle Baron, 25, just completed her second week as the Israel engagement associate at the Hillel at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Baron is...
Erica Allen

You Should Know … Erica Allen

Erica Allen, 35, is the curricular chair for middle school Judaics at Krieger Schechter Day School. She grew up in Westchester County, N.Y., where she...
Haley Abramson

You Should Know … Haley Abramson

Haley Abramson has worked on building a bionic eye. She develops devices for spinal cord injuries. One day, she would like to work on...