Program and Marketing Manager

Debra F. Orel

Event and Marketing Manager

Debbie has been involved with Jewish life since she can remember- beginning with Jewish summer camp, USY, BBYO, Hillel, study abroad at Tel Aviv University, and ulpan and post-graduate work at K'far Maccabiah in Israel,  Debbie's professional career includes owning a small retail store with an online mail-order business, helping to run one of the largest, most vibrant Jewish Community Center's in the country and most recently as a synagogue Executive Director in Princeton. Debbie and her husband Craig have a blended family with one son and fours daughters ranging in age from 30 to 18 years old. In her spare time Debbie enjoys the gym, travelling and spending time with her family. Strengthening Jewish peoplehood has always been an important part of her life and she is thrilled to continue that precious work here at CJL.

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