meet the team
Juli is very excited to be starting as the Director of Upper Valley Hillel at Dartmouth College!
Prior to Dartmouth, Juli was the Assistant Director for Programming at Slifka Center for Jewish Life at Yale (Yale Hillel) for 7 years. While at Yale, Juli and her team won the 2019 Hillel International Campus Partnership Award for their outstanding work in the campus community. In 2019, Juli also participated in Cohort 6 of Hillel International's Weinberg Executive Training Program and in 2016, she participated in Cohort IV of the Shalom Hartman Institute Campus Fellowship.
Juli has a BA in Art History from Rutgers University, Douglass College and an MA in Educational Leadership in Jewish Communal Settings from the Jewish Theological Seminary. While in grad school, Juli spent a semester in Jerusalem earning a certificate as an Israel Educator.
Juli lives in White River Junction, VT and spends her free time playing rugby, eating tacos, falling behind on podcasts, and discussing the formation(s) of Jewish Identity.
rabbi Seth Linfield
Rabbi Seth Linfield is a visionary leader, a strategic educator, and an active communicator who engages wholeheartedly with faith communities. He is eager to support Dartmouth’s students.
This is Rabbi Seth’s nineteenth year of educational leadership. He is serving in his fifth year as Head of School of the Long Trail School in Dorset, Vermont.
Rabbi Seth received his undergraduate degree in mathematics from NYU, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his law degree from Stanford Law School. He is a doctoral candidate at USC’s Rossier Graduate School of Education.
Rabbi Seth received his Rabbinic ordination from Kollel Tal Torah Yoka in New York. He was a member of the third cohort of the Day School Leadership Training Institute, a joint venture between the Avi Chai Foundation and the Davidson Graduate School of Education - Jewish Theological Seminary in New York.
Rabbi Seth’s first career was as partner in charge of the Technology Transactions Group at Barnes & Thornburg, an AmLaw 100 law firm. At the same time, he taught as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Management at the Mendoza Graduate School of Business at Notre Dame.
Rabbi Seth and Deana are the parents of seven children. Rabbi Seth and Deana met at Friday night Hillel services, as did daughter Rachel and husband Michael!