Jason Youdeem is the American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s Senior Director. As Senior Director, Jason over-sees grassroots mobilization, development, community education, political engagement, and donor relations in the Greater Los Angeles area. Jason began his career with AIPAC in Los Angeles and Orange County, and later served as the Director of AIPAC’s Fellows Program.
Prior to AIPAC, Jason worked at Google and at Relief International, a humanitarian NGO based out of Los Angeles. Jason is a graduate of the University of California Los Angeles, where he focused on Globalization and Political Science. Today, Jason serves as the Board Chair of 30 YEARS AFTER, an organization focused on promoting the leadership and participation of Iranian American Jews in American Civic, Political and Jewish Life. In January 2018, Jason was featured as a “Mensch” by The Jewish Journal for his creation of the Maher Fellowship and his impactful work in the Los Angeles Jewish community.