The IACT Mission

David Korenthal | CJP  Program Officer | IACT National 

David Korenthal is from Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Ithaca College in 2010 with a BA in History. Upon graduation, David spent time living in Cairo, Egypt, and then a year living, working, and volunteering in Israel as a fellow on OTZMA 26. 


He then worked as the Engagement Associate at UChicago Hillel, where he designed and executed the engagement and recruitment strategies around campus Birthright trips. While there, he also served on the Masa Alumni Committee of Chicago. David also spent 14 summers as a camper, counselor, and unit head at Camp Interlaken JCC in Eagle River, Wisconsin. He is a 2016 graduate of the Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership program at Brandeis University, where he completed dual MBA and MA degrees. 

David is most excited about seeing and being part of the incredible work being done on campuses around the country and helping the IACT coordinators build and improve their campus communities.