Shai Plavnick

Post Army Programs

Shai is the director of HaMidrasha’s Made in Israel program and previously worked at Mechinat Rabin. He is a graduate of Mechinat Rabin and served in the IDF as an officer in the Givati Brigade before enlisting as a career officer in the Israeli Air Force, where he continues to perform reserve duty. Shai is working on his BA in political science and Jewish history. He and his wife, Lina, met at Mechinat Rabin and are members of the Carmel young activist community in Haifa’s Hadar neighborhood.