Maetal Gerson

Field Organizer

Maetal (she/her) became JCUA’s Field Organizer after completing a year as an Avodah Organizer. Her work focuses on engaging young Jews of Color in the organizing space and supporting the Kol Or (Jews of Color Caucus). She previously participated in the JCUA’s Organizing Fellowship during her third year of college at the University of Chicago. In the fellowship, she gained a love of community organizing and working with the Jewish community internally and externally to combat racism and oppression. Maetal enjoys working with the youth in the JCUA community and passing on her experience and passion for social justice.