Kira is the CEO of Tzedek UK. She is from Calgary, Canada, where she had the pleasure of working with Alberta’s Jewish youth in various roles through Hillel, BBYO, and Jewish camp. She initiated the Calgary Jewish community's Next Gen youth department, which is a collaborative multi-agency engagement strategy. Kira is a co-founder of the Hillel Western Conference, and brought Avi Shabbat, an interfaith Shabbat experince, to Calgary. She was a lead animator in the Common Ground Project, a national civic engagement project funded by the Government of Canada and the Canadian Council of Muslim Women. She spent two years working with Jewish teens and university students in Montreal before moving to London, England in May 2017, where she served as the Executive Director of BBYO UK & Ireland before moving into her current role at Tzedek. Kira has held numerous lay positions in the Jewish community, advising on youth matters for JCCs, Federations, camps, and independent organisations.