LIMMUD FSU Recharge Presenters 2015

What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.

Leonard Petlakh Executive Director at Kings Bay YM-YWHA an agency of UJA Federation of NY


Leonard Petlakh received his B.A. from Hunter College and his M.B.A from Baruch College. He has served as the Executive Director of the Kings Bay YM YWHA in Brooklyn since December 2006. The Y serves the Sheepshead Bay, Marine Park, Homecrest, Midwood, Bergen Beach, and Mill Basin neighborhoods of Brooklyn. The Y has added other branches in Brooklyn: Kings Bay Y at Windsor Terrace, serving the Kensington, South Slope and Windsor Terrace neighborhoods and their newest location in North Williamsburg, serving children and families in North Williamsburg and Greenpoint. Prior to this position, Leonard served as the Associate Executive Director of the Hebrew Free Loan Society in NY from 1999 to 2006. Leonard serves as Vice President of the American Zionist Movement, a national Zionist umbrella organization.