Dr. Gady Levy is the newly appointed Executive Director of The Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center. He has over twenty years experience as a Jewish educator with an extensive background in Jewish intellectual and cultural programming. Most recently, for 14 years, Gady served as University Vice President and Dean of the Whizin Center for Continuing Education of the American Jewish University in Los Angeles, California. Under his leadership, the Whizin Center grew into one of the largest Jewish continuing education programs in the United States. Dr. Levy is a graduate of California State University Northridge (B.S., Business Administration, 1992 and M.A. Foundation of Education, 1994), University of Judaism (B.L. Hebrew Letters, 1996 and M.A., Education, 1996) and Pepperdine University (Doctor of Education, Organizational Leadership 2004).