Naomi Adland

Voracious Reader, Amateur Pastry Chef, Hope Evangelist.


Naomi Adland is a Fellow at Yavneh Bet: The Center for Rabbinic Innovation, where she supports the programmatic and operational work of Yavneh Bet.

Most recently serving as Director of Program Operations at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, Naomi oversaw the design and execution of the North American program calendar, and worked with faculty and staff in creating a strategic program picture for the Institute.


Naomi received a BA in American Studies from Brandeis University and an MPA in Nonprofit Management and Public Policy from NYU’s Wagner School of Public Service. She is also an alumnus of the Wexner Graduate Fellowship and a Davidson Scholar. Previously, Naomi served as North American Director of Recruitment for the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and as a member of Avodah: The Jewish Service Corps.


In her spare time, Naomi serves on the board of Avodah: The Jewish Service Corps, enjoys knitting increasingly complex blankets, walking in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and baking her way through Bon Appetit.