Shana Iden

Senior Regional Associate for Leadership Engagement

Shana joins the Regional Team after two years as the Mid-Atlantic Organizer with J Street U. She joined J Street after graduating from Smith College with a BA in English Literature and Government. She first got involved in J Street after spending the summer of 2014 interning for a think tank in Jerusalem. Since then, she has served as part of J Street U’s student leadership as an Israel Engagement Co-Chair and as a Regional Co-Chair. During her senior year at Smith, she wrote an English thesis on the effect of occupation on Israeli and Palestinian literature. Shana is originally from Long Island, and now lives in New York City.