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Meet the minds behind the website

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KALI FOXMAN

Kali is the director of JewishBoston.com. Contact her if you want to pitch a story, talk about social media engagement or have her edit something. (She really loves editing.)

Fun facts about Kali:

  • Abides by AP style in literally all written communications
  • Obsessed (in a normal, healthy way) with her adorable 3-year-old niece and 1-year-old nephew
  • Firmly believes that without ice cream there would be darkness and chaos
  • Once interviewed fitness guru Richard Simmons while working for a Virginia newspaper
  • Rowed on a recreational crew team during college
  • Loves hunting for vintage treasures at the Brimfield Antique Show every summer
  • Interned at Seventeen magazine
  • Cast as a harem dancer in her middle-school production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” (and didn’t know what “harem” meant at the time)
  • Owns 30 rolls of Japanese washi tape
  • Starts every day by listening to The Daily and reading theSkimm
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JESSE ULRICH

Jesse is the content manager for JewishBoston.com. Contact him if you want to learn how to use the website, post an event or blog, get answers to technical questions, prepare your taxes, raise children, you know, whatevs.

Fun facts about Jesse:

  • Raised by New York Jews in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Attends San Diego Comic-Con every year
  • Cast as the lead in his temple’s production of “Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins” at age 17
  • Can tell you the plot of any “Star Trek: The Next Generation” episode within the first 15 seconds
  • Secretly took this job so he could launch the JewishBoston podcast
  • Can talk to anyone about anything (not including country music or reality TV)
  • Beloved by all who meet him
  • Still misses Grantland.com
  • Doesn’t like being introduced as “funny,” even though he is
  • Collects water bottles
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ASHLEY JACOBS

Ashley is the editorial content specialist for JewishBoston.com. Contact her if you want to create pithy and fun catchphrases, trade social media secrets, learn basic tech things or discuss anything “Harry Potter.”

Fun facts about Ashley:

  • Hosted four separate radio shows in college
  • Won her family’s in-house “Chopped” competition (yes, you read that correctly!)
  • Lives for rock and roll
  • Gave Nikki Sixx and his entourage lollipops at his book signing in D.C.
  • Placed first in Lefty Trivia at Lefty’s the Left Hand Store in San Francisco on International Left Handers Day 2012 (and is usually bad at trivia)
  • Has loved penguins for over 20 years
  • Boasts an insatiable sweet tooth and a legendary recipe for brownies
  • Is in Gryffindor
  • Cast as the constable in her theater camp’s rendition of “Fiddler on the Roof,” despite being one of the only Jews in the production
  • Hasn’t gotten taller since she was 12 years old

Last modified: April 26, 2017