About Yael Eckstein

As Global Executive Vice President of The Fellowship, Yael Eckstein is the ranking officer behind the president/CEO. She oversees all ministry programs and serves as the international spokesperson. Prior to her present duties, Yael served as senior vice president and director of program development and ministry outreach. Based in Jerusalem, Yael is a published writer and a respected social services professional.

A native of Chicago and well-educated at both American and Israeli institutions - including biblical studies at Torat Chesed Seminary in Israel, Jewish and sociology studies at Queens College in New York, and additional study at Hebrew University in Jerusalem - Yael has also been a Hebrew and Jewish Studies teacher in the U.S.