Adina Mayer is the newest staff member to join the JET team. Adina recently moved back to Chicago with her husband, Yaakov, and beyond adorable son, Shmuel Yehuda, after living in Israel for the past two years. Adina attended the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana (class of 2013) concentrating in English and Secondary Education where she became the founding president of JET on campus and has been involved since. Adina’s outgoing nature, creativity, and enthusiasm for life and Judaism has helped to inspire others in a variety of jobs including Jewish outreach, teaching, and marketing. She hopes to use her incredible life experiences to help achieve her dream of “lightening” up the world through the innovative Positive Speech Project. When she is not working or spending time with family, you can usually find her in nature, hiking, playing guitar, or reading! She strives to become her best self and hopes to inspire others to do the same!
Phone: (630) 345-2172