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Deb Engel Kollin serves as the Relationship Manager for the Miller Introduction to Judaism Program. Deb previously spent twelve years as Director of Operations for Pressman Academy, and has worked in various settings in Los Angeles and Israel as a Jewish educator and community builder for decades. She holds an MA in Jewish Education from American Jewish University.

Yoni Kollin grew up in Los Angeles, but is proud to say they were born in Jerusalem, Israel. Yoni came out to their family and friends as gay in the sixth grade and in the 11th grade Yoni came out as non-binary. They are currently a Sophmore at Cal State Long Beach where they study graphic design. In 2019 Yoni received the Inspiration Award from JQ International.