Abigail Levine, Secretary, is a high school English teacher and teen leadership instructor at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, California. Abbey is a national trainer with The Boomerang Project, a professional and student leadership development initiative, and was a founding member of the board of directors of Beyond Differences, an national organization dedicated to addressing the issue of social isolation in school. Abbey studied internationally and has a degree in Experiential Education and Cultural Studies from Friends World College, New York. She lives in Marin County, California, with her husband and daughter.
Khalil Abdullah is the Tucker Center Muslim Advisor at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire. Currently pursuing a master’s degree in Religious Studies with a concentration on Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations at Hartford Seminary, Khalil’s other focuses include comparative religious studies and history of Islam in America, with a particular interest in African-American Muslims’ contributions to American public life. Khalil has taught in public and private schools, held various retail management and training positions, and is actively involved in interfaith dialogue and social justice issues in New Hampshire where he lives with his wife.
Shazia Chaudhry is an interfaith facilitator, co-founder of the Jewish-Muslim Women’s Dialogue Group in New Haven, CT, and the Director of Community and Family Relations at the Alzheimer’s Resource Center where she assists families living with dementia. Shazia offers multiculturalism and anti-Islamophobia training to a broad range of groups including educators, administrators, students, and law enforcement. Striving always to promote understanding across a wide range of human differences, Shazia has a Master’s Degree in Social Work with an Administration Concentration and brings a rich range of skills and abilities to effectuate change in all her work.
Audrey Galex is a producer/program content manager for the AIB Network, an Atlanta-based cable channel and online platform. Her work encompasses documentaries and current events/interfaith-focused interview programs. Audrey was co-producer of “Facing Child Sex Trafficking: Atlanta’s Dirty Little Secret” and is an active participant in InterPlay, an improvisational system that uses movement and storytelling to bring people together in the community. She is a storyteller and has performed at festivals and conferences individually, as co-creator of “Tapestry: An Arab-Jewish Storytelling Dialogue Project” and as a partner in a Sarah and Hagar project. Audrey is president of the board of Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta and on the board of Friends of the Arava Institute.