Rabbi Avi Weiss
A leader in the emancipation of Soviet Jewry and a Modern Orthodox rabbi who ordains female spiritual leaders, Weiss visited Seattle in November, speaking about the need for Jewish unity.
The 33-year-old founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media — and actor, musician, mom, author, TV producer — spoke at Connections 2016, the women’s networking event, January 31.
The host of Watch What Happens: Live and author of The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year, came to Seattle January 16 for a live conversation with Anderson Cooper.
Mosan Hassan Yousef
The son of a Hamas leader worked undercover for the Shin Bet for years until seeking political asylum in America and converting to Christianity. He spoke at an AIPAC event January 20.