Aaron Leibel was born and raised in Baltimore. After receiving a Ph.D. in government and politics from the University of Maryland, he and his family made aliyah, living in Israel for 16 years.During that time, he lived on a kibbutz for four years and later worked as an editor and writer for The Jerusalem Post and Newsview, the Israeli news magazine. From 1997 to 2011, he was arts and copy editor at Washington Jewish Week. He has been copy chief at WJW for the past three years.
Call him at 301-230-0467; email him at [email protected].