A native of Buffalo NY, Sydney recently moved to the Boston area to study for her masters degree at Brandeis University. She is part of the 2018-2019 MAT (Masters in the Art of Teaching) cohort, studying Childhood Education with a concentration in Jewish Day School Education. Sydney graduated from Buffalo State College in May 2018 with a Bachelor's Degree in Childhood Education.
This past summer, Sydney spent her 5th summer at Camp Young Judaea Sprout Lake bear Poughkeepsie, New York. Sydney has been involved with Young Judaea for the past 5 years and did a gap year in Israel program called Young Judaea Year Course after graduating high school in 2013.
Sydney taught at a Hebrew school for 4 years before moving to Boston and looks forward to joining the SSJS team this upcoming year.