Holiday Hours Reminder: The JCCSF Fitness Center will be open 5:30 am – 6:00 pm on Tuesday, October 4 for Yom Kippur Eve and closed all day on Wednesday, October 5 for Yom Kippur.

Yael Ronen

Head of Hebrew Instruction

Jewish Life

A native Hebrew speaker, Yael grew up on Kibbutz Ein Dor. She’s skilled at creating a classroom that combines fun and hard work. Prior to joining the JCCSF, Yael was on the faculty of CSU Chico for 14 years, heading the Hebrew program for the International Languages Literature and Culture Department. You could say she brings harmony wherever she goes; Yael is also formerly a professional flutist.