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Mike Cohen

Guest Speaker

Mike Cohen

Eretz Hemdah Institute
for Advanced Jewish Studies

Short Bio

Mike Cohen is closely affiliated with the Eretz Hemdah Institute for Advanced Jewish Studies in Jerusalem and recently served as the first “Traveling Scholar” for Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s Ohr Torah Stone Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding & Cooperation as well as Esther Levens’ Unity Coalition for Israel and Texans for Israel out of Amarillo, TX.

A veteran IDF reserve officer in an elite special-forces unit, Mike has been active in Israeli, American and Israel-Diaspora politics and business in a wide variety of behind-the-scenes capacities since his teen years and has served in a range of advisory positions under five Israeli Prime Ministers dating back to the late Menachem Begin.

He has been called to consult on a range of topics for members of both houses of the United States Congress and in the Israeli Knesset and has addressed the entire alphabet soup of Jewish and Christian organizational life while wearing multiple professional hats in philanthropy, education, business, entrepreneurship, finance and counter-terrorism.

A former executive at the National Basketball Association, the American Sportscaster’s Association, the National Pro-Am City Leagues, Yad Vashem, Israel’s National Holocaust Memorial & Museum, Yeshiva University, the Orthodox Union and the Israel Ministry of Tourism, Mike is an oft-requested scholar-in-residence, lecturer and strategist on issues regarding Middle East security, the Military Aspects of International Conflict and Peace Making, Israel-Diaspora relations, Israeli Society and Body Politic, Homeland Security, Conflict Resolution, Christian relationships with Israel and the use of technology for community development.

His website is eretzhemdah.org


Teachings





God is Talking, Are We Listening?

Monday, August 26, 2013

Mike Cohen

Guest Speaker

Mike Cohen

Eretz Hemdah Institute for Advanced Jewish Studies


Short Bio

Mike Cohen is closely affiliated with the Eretz Hemdah Institute for Advanced Jewish Studies in Jerusalem and recently served as the first “Traveling Scholar” for Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s Ohr Torah Stone Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding & Cooperation as well as Esther Levens’ Unity Coalition for Israel and Texans for Israel out of Amarillo, TX.

A veteran IDF reserve officer in an elite special-forces unit, Mike has been active in Israeli, American and Israel-Diaspora politics and business in a wide variety of behind-the-scenes capacities since his teen years and has served in a range of advisory positions under five Israeli Prime Ministers dating back to the late Menachem Begin.

He has been called to consult on a range of topics for members of both houses of the United States Congress and in the Israeli Knesset and has addressed the entire alphabet soup of Jewish and Christian organizational life while wearing multiple professional hats in philanthropy, education, business, entrepreneurship, finance and counter-terrorism.

A former executive at the National Basketball Association, the American Sportscaster’s Association, the National Pro-Am City Leagues, Yad Vashem, Israel’s National Holocaust Memorial & Museum, Yeshiva University, the Orthodox Union and the Israel Ministry of Tourism, Mike is an oft-requested scholar-in-residence, lecturer and strategist on issues regarding Middle East security, the Military Aspects of International Conflict and Peace Making, Israel-Diaspora relations, Israeli Society and Body Politic, Homeland Security, Conflict Resolution, Christian relationships with Israel and the use of technology for community development.

Her website is eretzhemdah.org


Teachings

Monday, August 26, 2013

God is Talking, Are We listening?

Monday, August 26, 2013