Meet our Staff

Jackie Kleinstein,  NFTY West Area Manager
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Jackie joins NFTY-SOCAL after many years as the regional advisor for NFTY-NW. Jackie is a third generation Seattleite and has deep roots to the Pacific Northwest Jewish community. Beginning with her time as a board member of her local youth group, Jackie went on to serve as the first Communications Vice President for NFTY-NW in 1999. Jackie has been the Camp Care Director at URJ Camp Kalsman for the past three summers and has played a role on the Kalsman team for all 13 summers! She spent many years as the Assistant Director of education at Temple B’nai Torah in Bellevue, WA and currently teaches Sunday School at Temple Beth Am in Seattle, WA.

When she’s not immersed in camp or NFTY, Jackie enjoys spending time with her family and friends and cheering on the Washington Huskies.