Akiko Yonekawa

Aki (she/her) is a Jewish educator with a background in Jewish camp and synagogue school who currently teaches and leads Jewish life programming at Gann Academy, a Jewish community high school in the Boston area. When she is not working with high school students, she teaches and coaches Jewish young adults in Jewish professional programs and at Brandeis Collegiate Institute in Southern California. She grew up loving camp and religious school and eventually pursued graduate work in Jewish education and non-profit management at American Jewish University. She is dedicated to helping people find their authentic expressions of Jewish life and leadership through contemplative practices, Torah learning, and deep connections.