Dr Matt Plen

Position: Chief Executive
Email: [email protected]

Matt has been Chief Executive of Masorti Judaism since 2012. He began his career as a Noam movement worker and, before taking up his current role, worked for over 20 years in the field of Jewish education in the UK, Israel and the United States.

Matt has served as a board member of the national volunteering charity Timebank, London Citizens (now part of Citizens UK), the international Masorti Zionist organisation Mercaz Olami, and as a founding governor of Alma Primary School.

He has a PhD in the philosophy of education from UCL-Institute of Education, where his research topic was Jewish Social Justice Education. Matt is a member of New North London Synagogue.

Read articles by Dr Matt Plen

  • Ethics & social issues
  • 14th Apr 2021

Fighting for the Jewish people’s soul: Masorti Judaism at the 2020 World Zionist Congress

  • Texts and beliefs
  • 14th Apr 2021


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