YLD Board Member Bio

K Berenbom

Katie Berenbom is entering her second year on the YLD Board. Katie grew up in Kansas City where she attended the local Jewish day school, Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy. After graduating from the University of Southern California in 2008 with a degree in Communication, she re-located to Chicago. Since 2008, Katie has worked at Harpo Productions. Growing up, Katie went on 3 community missions to Israel with her family and attended several JUF events in the Kansas City community. Since living in Chicago, she has attended numerous YLD events, participated in LEADS & Gesher.

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