Lievnath Faber was born in the Netherlands to an Israeli mother and a Dutch father. She is founder of Oy Vey Amsterdam, FilmIsrael - Festival for New Israeli Cinema and Salon Amsterdam, which is part of the global Jewish Salons Network. Salon Amsterdam aims to create Jewish arts and culture platforms to give both affiliated and non affiliated young Jews a neutral meeting place that is not connected to existing Jewish institutions. Lievnath has a love for people and the arts, a passion for organizing events and a drive to facilitate a variety of expressions and celebrations of Jewish identity. She is currently finishing her M.A. in media studies at the University of Amsterdam and enjoys the wonders of being a mother to her beautiful 10-year-old daughter Shemesh, the sunshine of her life.