Management Members  – Israeli Press Association

Professor Noah Halperin

Professor Noah Halperin

Chairman, member of the Training and Courses Committee

Professor since 2009. Associate Professor at the University of York, United States. Serves as director of the Institute for the academic media and the press in Israel. Wrote and published 35 books on communication, public image, spokesmanship and public relations. Laureate of the Human Rights award by the Human Rights Association in cooperation with the United Nations – 2010. Man of the Year by the Lions Israel – 2006.

Lawyer, Dr. Dan Shamir

Lawyer, Dr. Dan Shamir

President, member of the Ethics Committee

Doctor of Law. Published professional articles on the subject of voluntary reporting and its impact on the Israeli Tax Law. Represents representatives of businesses and firms from Romania and Ukraine in Israel. Expert in Immigration Law, Taxation, communications and white-collar crimes. An expert in foreign liaison and serves as a coordinator for building and intergrating administrative procedures.

Lawyer, Dr. Asaf Shemer

Lawyer, Dr. Asaf Shemer

General Counsel, member of the Management, member of the Ethics Committee

Attorney since 2004 and founder of Mr. & Co. Serves as CEO for the Institute for the Media and the Press in Israel. Doctor of Law. Serves as a certified Business Arbitrator and Mediator. Member of the “Litigation” and “Receivership and Liquidation” Committees of the Board Association. Composer of the Code of Ethics of the Israeli Press Association (Academic Sector). Serves as publisher of academic research and their conversion to research literature.


Haim Rotter

Haim Rotter

Member of Management, member of the Events and Gatherings Committee, member of the Foreign Liaisons Committee

Senior Lecturer in relations and communications. Interpersonal relationship and advancing communication coach. Journalist, editor and broadcaster for Israel Radio – Edcuational Network. PhD in Media.

Rimmona Shif

Rimmona Shif

Member of Management, member of the Ethics Committee

BA in Jewish History and History of the Land of Israel. Certified by the Israli Librarians Association. Certified editor by Tel Aviv University. Published articles in “Maariv”, magazines and locals for about 20 years. First Reporter for the magazine, “All Israel in Business”. A WIZO activist. Publishes articles in the blog she started, “Cultural”. An editor of books and biographies.

Dr. Tsila Shalom

Dr. Tsila Shalom

Member of the Management, member of the Training and Courses Committee, member of the Events and Gatherings Committee

An expert in the Hebrew language and editing Lecturer, scientific advisor and pedagogue. Was a member in the Ethics and Hebrew Language Editors Committee. Was a professor of Hebrew and its teaching, head of the Hebrew language at the Levinsky College of Education and coordinator of the studying of Hebrew at the School nof Education at Tel Aviv University for 15 years. Assists in developing educational materials and computerized environments. Consults and manages projects dedicated to the promoting the Hebrew language. Lecturer at professional conferences on behalf of the “Literacy and Language” Union.


Rastislav Goltzman

Rastislav Goltzman

Member of Management, member of the Public Liaisons Committee, member of the Web Committee.

One of the leading journalists in the Russian language. Former activist in the Zionic Movement in the USSR. Immigrated to Israel in 1993 and joined the army. Deals with the written press and radio in Russian. BA in Media. Serves as an editor for several media sites in Russian and publishes articles abroad.

Mark Gal

Mark Gal

Member of Management, member of the Ethics Committee

M.A in Media. Journalist, copywriter, strategist and researcher. Founder and Chairman of the “Jerusalem Forum for Just Peace and the Future of Humanity (RA)”. Deals with futurology and copywriting.


Divisions:

Orthodox Sector Press Division

Orthodox Sector Press Division

Headed by Samuel Offner

Journalist for the orthodox news site “shturem.net”. “Habetzefer” Israel’s Advertising Agencies Academy graduate. Vice President of Resource Development and publicist for “Chasdey Shabtai” NGO.

Russian-Language Press Division

Russian-Language Press Division

Headed by Rastislav Goltzman

One of the leading journalists in the Russian language. Former activist in the Zionic Movement in the USSR. Immigrated to Israel in 1993 and joined the army. Deals with the written press and radio in Russian. BA in Media. Serves as an editor for several media sites in Russian and publishes articles abroad.

Arabic-Language Press Division

Arabic-Language Press Division

Headed by Issam Ka'abiyye

Son to a familiy who lost four sons in Israel’s wars. Resident of the Bedouin community Ka’abiyye. Serves as a communication and diplomacy consutltant for the minority sector. Will serve as a consultant to MK Carmel Shama Hacohen and the Minister Gilad Arden. Worked as a coordinator of pollsters in the Arabic and Bedouin sector in the Prime Minister’s office. Website administrator and radio manager of El Nass (people). Manager of the Bedouin Integration in the State of Israel Association. Journalist since 2007. Actes as head editor for several local newspapers. Promoted learning programs from the Defense Ministry. Parliamentary Assistants course graduate.

Foreign Relations

Foreign Relations

Headed by Haim Rotter and Rastislav Goltzman

Youth Division

Youth Division

Headed by Dr. Daniel Galili

Began his undergraduate studies at the age of 15. Completed his PhD in “History of Modern Times” at the age of 27. Writes books in philosophy. Develops theories in the field of speculative philosophy of history. His books delve into subjects such as: History, Philosophy, Sociology, Evolution, Chemistry, etc.