Michelle Rojas-Tal is a global speaker and advocate who is recognized as a trailblazer in helping young Jews navigate complex conversations about Zionism, Jewish identity and Israel engagement. Michelle served for five years as the Jewish Agency Israel Fellows Director, leading close to 100 Israeli emissaries across North American campuses.

Previously in her career, Michelle served for more than a decade as the director of Diaspora education for StandWithUs, working with Jewish communities across the globe. In 2013, she was featured in The Jerusalem Post as one of six “Women to Watch” in the Jewish world. Michelle is a proud member of the Schusterman Foundation’s ROI community for global Jewish leaders, a network of Jewish and Israeli changemakers.

Michelle currently consults for mission-driven projects focused on Israel, the Jewish community and eradicating antisemitism. She lives in the greater Washington D.C. region with her husband and three children.