Yael Milgalter

Partner and vision enabler

Yael is an accomplished finance and operations management professional, with over a decade of experience in senior management positions in the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors in Israel and the US.

Yael acts as a multiplier, enabling those in the organization to maximize their productivity. She is passionate about increasing the effectiveness of the organizations she works with by setting up scalable systems and instilling a culture of results-oriented project management. In each of the leadership positions she held throughout her career, she successfully identified areas for growth and implemented change processes that increased the organizations’ governance, outreach and impact.

Yael served in operational and financial management roles, including COO at itrek and Director of Finance at Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA (JFC-UIA). She also served in programmatic leadership roles, including Director of Educational Development at Canada Israel Experience and Director of Research and Knowledge Management at JFC-UIA.


Yael’s programmatic and educational experience supports her ability to provide organizations with a holistic and integrative consultancy approach to their programs, finances and operations.


Yael holds a B.A. in psychology and a MBA, both from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and is a Schusterman Fellow. She lives in Jerusalem, with her husband and three sons.





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