You Should Know

You Should Know … Ilana Kornblatt

Ilana Kornblatt, 24, knows what it’s like to be involved in BBYO as both a teen participant and as a professional. Kornblatt is the regional...
Julia Caplan

You Should Know … Julia Caplan

By Bob Jacobson Julia Caplan deals with a problem that has increased substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic. She has been a social worker in the Veterans...
Nadine Simpson

You Should Know … Nadine Simpson

Nadine Simpson, 34, is a familiar face around the downtown Baltimore Jewish community. She serves on the steering committee of Harbor Minyan, a lay-led egalitarian...
Elliott Goldberg with his son

You Should Know … Elliott Goldberg

Having a child has given Elliott Goldberg a new perspective on Judaism. Goldberg, 30, grew up in Annapolis and, despite the commute, attended Beth Tfiloh...

You Should Know … Leora Match

For nearly a decade, Towson University Hillel has been a part of Leora Match’s life. Match, 26, is originally from Harrisburg, Pa. She attended Towson...

You Should Know … Molly Schneider

A typical day for Molly Schneider includes checking the locks on enclosures for big cats and other exotic animals. Schneider, 24, is an animal care...
Liz Smith and her dog, Koda

You Should Know … Liz Smith

Liz Smith moved to Baltimore in December of 2019 because she felt it was time for a change in her life and because she...

You Should Know … Maya Muñoz

By Bob Jacobson What kind of person spends six months hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, starting in Mexico and ending in Canada? Someone with a...
Tzvi Haber

You Should Know … Tzvi Haber

In 2010, Tzvi Haber spent his summer as a counselor at Camp Simcha, a program for children with cancer and other illnesses, where each...
Rachel Franklin

You Should Know … Rachel Franklin

Like most, Rachel Franklin, 25, is looking forward to businesses and attractions opening back up. Unlike most, part of why she wants them to open...