Meet the Professional Team

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Sammy Kemp

Associate Regional Director


Sammy is BBYO UKI's new Associate Regional Director. She grew up in FZY and has now decided to bring her skills and expertise to BBYO. She is excited to get to know the teens and Bogrim and build relationships with them. Having completed an apprenticeship in Child Play and Youth Work in 2015 she is confident in teaching and guiding teenagers to become young thriving adults. She also has experience working at Camp Simcha as a Community Fundraiser. Sammy can't wait to get stuck in and for what the future holds. 




Natasha Shaw

Executive Director

Natasha joined BBYO with several years’ experience in the Jewish community in the UK and internationally. Youth movements, youth empowerment and advocacy are truly important to her since she started out as a madricha and movement worker herself. Natasha looks forward to working will all BBYO members, driving growth, and providing meaningful Jewish experiences for young people in the UK and Ireland. 





Luke Levine

Head of Programmes

Luke joins BBYO from working at KeshetUK as the Programme and Volunteer Officer, training different branches of the Jewish community on inclusion and wellbeing of their LGBT+ members. Luke looks forward to working with the whole BBYO community to create new and exciting programmes for members. In his spare time, Luke is a triathlete and is studying a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing.

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