Michelle November MSSW is senior admissions officer at de Toledo High School (formerly New Community Jewish High School) in West Hills, California. Earning a master’s degree in social work from Columbia University in New York, she directed the national college education department of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (now Union for Reform Judaism). She served as program director of Stephen Wise Temple in Los Angeles, California, and as a supervisor in its Family Support Center. She has guided families as a parenting teacher and through the design of family camp retreats. She founded N’siah, a Jewish women’s spirituality group. At URJ Camp Newman, she served as Camp Mom, providing support to campers, summer camp counselors, and camper parents.