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Adaptive Leadership: A View From Ramallah

December 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Beth Shalom is co-sponsoring the Powered by Courage series, hosted by Encounter, which features Palestinian civil society leaders in conversation with Jewish community leaders. Register here for Zoom link. We are also organizing with Kavana Cooperative and our member Julie Kohl (who participated in an Encounters trip) some small Seattle follow up discussions to this series.  Please let Rabbi Borodin know if you would like to be part of those conversations.

Sam Bahour, Palestinian-American Businessman

Sam is a Palestinian-American based in Al-Bireh/Ramallah, Palestine. He relocated, with his family, to Palestine from the United States in 1995 to assist in the building of the Palestinian telecommunications sector. Today, Sam owns and runs a management consulting firm, Applied Information Management (AIM), which is engaged in business development, executive counsel, strategic management, and investment. He regularly gives public talks and writes frequently on Palestinian affairs and has been widely published in outlets such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Guardian, The Hill, The Huffington Post, Le Monde, among others.


Marty Linsky, Longtime Harvard Kennedy School Faculty Member

Marty Linsky just retired after over 40 years teaching about leadership, politics and the media at the Harvard Kennedy School. He is a graduate of Williams College and Harvard Law School and has been Assistant Minority Leader of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Boston Globe editorial writer/reporter, Editor of the alternative weekly The Real Paper, Chief Secretary to Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld, and co-founder of Cambridge Leadership Associates, a global consulting firm which he sold to the employees in 2013. He has authored or co-authored over a dozen books and chapters including, with Ron Heifetz, the best-selling Leadership on the Line.


December 17
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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