Talia Paz Priel was born and raised in Israel and served in the IDF Education and Youth Corps for two years. After finishing a degree in the Hebrew University Jerusalem, her path as a teacher emerged. For over two decades she was a Hebrew, English and homeroom teacher in a high school in central Israel. Additionally, Talia was a group leader and a project coordinator with the Ministry of Education.
In her words: “For the past five years I’ve resided in Los Angeles and have been working as a Hebrew teacher and as a project manager serving the Israeli, Jewish community. I am a proud mother to Shira, a college student. I am so proud and humbled to be a meaningful adult in the lives of hundreds of students and have managed to ingrain in them motivation, growth, and respect.”