Meredith Rothbart is the Israeli Co-Director for Kids4Peace Jerusalem. She holds an MA in Community Development from Hebrew University and a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from University of Pittsburgh. She has worked previously with the Israeli Ministry of Defense, International Government Agencies, NGOs in the US, Israel and the Palestinian Authority including projects at the grassroots level as well as national and international initiatives. Meredith grew up in Pennsylvania where she attended an Orthodox Jewish day school and participated extensively in Reform Jewish youth movement and summer camp. Meredith now lives in Talpiyot with her husband and two children.