Jessie Silverman Gindea
Frozen Yogurt Connoisseur, Scrapbooking Enthusiast, Lover of Cranial Accessories
Jessie is the Senior Educator of Base Miami.
Jessie has taught in a myriad of different settings, including day schools, Hebrew schools, day camps, overnight camps and on Israel trips. Jessie earned a Master's degree in Jewish education and a Certificate of Advanced Jewish Studies from the Pardes Educators Program in Jerusalem as well as a Certificate in Jewish Day School Education from Hebrew College of Boston. Prior to receiving her M.A., Jessie received a B.A. in Modern Jewish Studies from the Jewish Theological Seminary, and a B.A. in Middle Eastern Studies from Columbia University.
After graduating from Pardes, Jessie was selected to be a part of the Nadiv Fellowship; an experiential grant through The Foundation of Jewish Camp. As a Nadiv fellow, Jessie worked for several years as the Director of Education at Camp Young Judaea Sprout Lake and the Jewish Life Director at Solomon Schechter Bergen County. Jessie taught in day schools and Hebrew schools and created experiential curricula designed for in and out of the classroom. Jessie is married to Adam and is the proud mama of two-year-old Charlie Ruby and a crazy cute puppy named Nadi.