AJC Atlanta Professional Team
Dov Wilker / Regional Director
Dov recently returned to Atlanta and American Jewish Committee after earning his International MBA from Tel Aviv University and working in the private sector for an Israeli Software start-up that focused on feedback and consumer engagement. Dov previously served as AJC Atlanta’s Assistant Director for two and a half years, where he led AJC’s public affairs efforts on a local and national level. Dov was selected to participate in the United States’ first professional exchange to South Asia, when he visited Sri Lanka in the summer of 2009, just months after the end of their Civil War. In Sri Lanka, Dov consulted with leaders in both the private and public sector on Diaspora relations. Active in the community, Dov sits on the board of the Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta (FAMA), on the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition’s Georgia Advisory Committee recently joined the Advisory Council for Catholic Charities Atlanta. Dov began his career working as the Director of Academic and Community Affairs for the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the Southeastern United States. Dov has been recognized as a '40 under 40' by both the Atlanta Business Chronicle and Atlanta Jewish Times. Dov is married to Juliana Jacobson of Wichita, KS and their daughter, Avigayl, just celebrated her first birthday.
Erica Rabhan / Regional Director of Development
Erica’s primary areas of expertise include fundraising, event management, donor development, marketing and public relations. Having been in the non-profit sector for nearly nine years, Erica has held positions at the American Red Cross, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and most recently as the Young Leadership Director at Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta. She has also spent several years in the for-profit sector as a marketing and public relations professionals, working for clients such as SPANX, The Tubman African American Museum and the Synthetic Turf Council. There she received awards for reputation brand management, writing and event management. Erica holds a BA in Corporate Communications from College of Charleston and was recently accepted to the Leadership Buckhead class of 2014. She is originally from Greenville, SC and enjoys spending time with her family at the beach.
Brenda Mitchell / Office Manager
Atlanta native, Brenda Mitchell, has been with AJC Atlanta since October 2011. Brenda returned to Atlanta in 1990 after 14 years in Europe where she lived with her late husband, Igor Cassini, and their two sons, Nick and Dimitri. Prior to joining AJC Atlanta, Brenda worked at Temple Sinai. Favorite hobbies include trips to the Dekalb Farmer’s Market, spending hours in the kitchen concocting recipes, travel, photography, and the study of Cosmology.