Dan Bridge

Interim Executive Director

Dan Bridge is a Seattle native.  He attended Garfield High School, the University of Washington ((BA, Germanics; BS, Microbiology), and Hebrew Union College (MA, ordination).  After moving to Jersualem, Cincinnati, and LA, he returned home to become Rabbi/Executive Director of Hillel UW, Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, a position he held for 19 years.  Since 2011, he has served as Interim Executive Director at NW Girlchoir; Austin Foundation; Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center; Seattle Audubon Society; and Eastside Baby Corner.  Dan lives on Queen Anne Hill with his wife, Simcha Shtull, a psychotherapist.  All-tolled, they have seven children and eight grandchildren (four in Seattle, one in Boston, and three in Tel Aviv).  He has also been taking classes for the past year at SANCA.