Welcome, Julie Fortune!

Dear Akiva Community:

It is my pleasure to announce the hiring of Julie Fortune beginning December 5th, 2016. Julie will be assuming the duties of Admissions and Outreach, tasks for which she is perfectly suited. Julie is a native Nashvillian who along with her husband and their two children have been living in Memphis Tennessee for the past 6 years. Julie currently works for Temple Israel as the Director of Youth Engagement. Julie’s impressive resume includes being an instructor at University of Memphis and Florida State University, Department Chair and teacher for Shelby County Schools, and many other educational related experiences. Please join me in welcoming Julie to the Akiva Team!


Tony McLarty
Executive Director