With more than twenty years in the Jewish community, Denise has connected with thousands of teens and young professionals across the west coast infusing them with positive Judaism. Currently the Communications Director for West Coast NCSY, Denise has been part of the NCSY family for the past thirteen years. She has worn many hats always bringing her creative talents. In addition to communicating to the teens, parents, alumni and community through graphic design, social media and one-on-one interactions, Denise has been a Madricha (staff) on five Birthright Israel, Israel Free Spirit trips for NCSY alumni. She is the proud parent of four amazing people who have grown up attending NCSY programming. Denise has attended over 25 regionals and over 100 NCSY shabbaton retreats.