Rebbetzin Shira Melul
Born in Jerusalem, Israel and raised in a home focused on education, Shira’s love and talents can be felt by all who meet her. Her passion for education, the English language, and for the Jewish people inspired her to get a degree in education and move to the UK. There she became a dorm councilor and a teacher. To date, Shira is on the team as founding Director of AishLIT – Young Professionals Los Angeles together with her husband Rabbi Jack. Giving inspiring speeches and classes to both groups and individuals. Previously the founding director of Akiva on Campus at the University of Oregon, Shira currently specializing as internships and Israel trips liaison for young professionals, grad students, and undergrad students. Besides being a wife and mother, Shira mentors girls in dating and personal growth.