You Should Know

Jake Schwartz

You Should Know … Jake Schwartz

By Charlotte Freedberg Towson resident Jake Schwartz got into musical theater unconventionally. Now, the 25-year-old is directing “First Date,” his fifth show for Annapolis Summer Garden...
Rachel Benporat

You Should Know … Rachel Benporat

After growing up in California, Rachel Benporat, 29, spent a year in Israel. When she came back, she decided to teach. After getting married,...

You Should Know … Pinny Schachter

Pinny Schachter, 29, has a strong passion for music. It’s that passion that has led him to become the new hazzan at Beth Tfiloh Congregation,...
Mimi Ankri

You Should Know … Mimi Ankri

Mimi Ankri, 33, loves dressing her community. What started as a hobby for Ankri has turned into a successful clothing business. As the owner of...
Leah Dinovitz

You Should Know … Leah Dinovitz

Leah Dinovitz (Asher), 27, has a passion for chronic illness advocacy. Dinovitz, who grew up in Pikesville and lives there now, received a bachelor’s degree...

You Should Know … Carrie Rich

Carrie Rich, 37, loves doing her part to make the world a better place. Rich is currently the CEO of The Global Good Fund nonprofit....

You Should Know … Jonathan Attman

Jonathan Attman, 30, believes in giving back to his community. After growing up in Owings Mills and graduating from The Boys’ Latin School of Maryland,...

You Should Know … Ally Feldman

Ally Feldman, 25, loves to work out as a group fitness instructor at the JCC of Greater Baltimore. Feldman grew up in the Baltimore area,...

You Should Know … Morgan Barker Hurwitz

As a dentist, Morgan Barker Hurwitz helps bring smiles to the Baltimore area. Hurwitz, 34, works as one of the eponymous dentists at Feldman, Slevin,...

You Should Know … Jacob Simone

For Jacob “Jake” Simone, 34, education is a major part of life. Simone works as a regional sales manager for EBSCO Information Services, a research...