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Zev Chissick

Head of Me'ever Leadership Program

Zev was born in Long Island and moved to Israel at the age of four. When Zev completed high school, he volunteered for a year in the Youth Village ‘Neve Amiel’ with At-Risk teens. Upon completing his gap year Zev joined the Israeli Special Forces where he became a certified medic and Krav Maga instructor in addition to his regular training. He graduated at the top of his team and was selected to train the future soldiers of his unit. Zev moved to New York in June 2019 and in addition to working in Me’ever, Zev is pursuing his degree at NYU in Education Policy.