Born in Jerusalem, Aviv is a native Hebrew speaker. He has an MA in Economics and an MSc in Computer Science, both from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He was working in the tech industry for almost two decades before transitioning into Hebrew instruction. He is certified by Hebrew University’s Rothberg International School, undergoing its Hebrew Teacher Training program. Aviv is passionate about languages, Hebrew in particular, he writes for ICC@JCC’s online magazine, ‘Ba-Inyanim’, and has a personal blog, ‘Zutey Dvarim‘.