Uri Keidar

Israel Program Manager

Uri joined J Street after finishing his term as the elected chairperson of the young branch of the Israeli Labor Party, the biggest young politically-affiliated organization in Israel. Uri holds a Bachelor degree in political science and communications from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, where he was elected chairperson of the student union, and was a fellow of Shades Negotiation and leadership program in 2016. Served as a tank commander in the IDF, and is still serving in the reserve force. He is 32 years old, lives on Kibbutz Givat Brenner, married and is the proud father of Imri.