The Jewish Experiential Leadership Institute – Southeast (JELI-Southeast) is a new leadership program designed specifically for emerging professional leadership who serve Jewish communal organizations in smaller Southeast communities.

A program of the Leadership Commons of the William Davidson School of JTS, JELI-Southeast will focus on content in the areas of leadership practice, personal growth, Jewish learning, and community building, fostering collaboration to help sustain and nurture strong Jewish life in the Southeast.

The 18-month program will commence in Fall 2018 and will include 3, 4 day in-person intensives located in the Southeast region, as well as monthly online learning, individual mentoring, and project work.

Applications are now open and due Thursday May 17th. We are looking for talented and passionate individuals currently working in Jewish communal organizations in smaller communities of the Southeast region of the USA who are either new to leadership positions or are aspiring to be in leadership positions in the next 2-4 years.

For more information and to apply, visit: and email with your inquiries.