Todd Cohn was born and raised in Overland Park, Kansas. He earned a degree in Advanced Hebrew Studies and began a career in the oil export business. He later started his own specialty chemical company followed by launching Planet Oil, an international automotive aftermarket products marketing and distribution company. By the time he was 25 he had started three businesses.
Todd decided to redirect his energies to inspiring the Jewish future with NCSY. Before ultimately settling in Boca Raton, Florida, Todd, his wife and 3 children spent eleven years in Kansas building this small community and its humble NCSY chapter into one of the most distinguished chapters in North America.
Todd is currently the Executive Director of the 7 state area of Southern NCSY. This area services Jewish teens across Florida and the Southern US. In addition to being the Executive Director, he has also served as a Director for March of the Living, The Jerusalem Journey NCSY summer program for public school teens, was awarded the “Best of the Best” award from International NCSY, and was the Director of the Judaica Institute program of the Commission for Jewish Education, a beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach.