Naftuli Moster – Executive Director
Naftuli Moster is the Executive Director of Yaffed. He grew up in Borough Park and attended Hasidic Yeshivas (elementary and high schools). In 2012 he founded Yaffed after discovering the gaps in his and his friends’ elementary and high school education. Moster graduated Suma Cum Laude with a BA in psychology from the College of Staten Island and went on to receive a Master’s in social work from Hunter (CUNY). 

Abigail Beatty – Communications and Outreach Coordinator
Abigail grew up in Brooklyn, New York and has been involved with a variety of nonprofit organizations. She earned a BA in Human Development and Social Relations from Earlham College. After graduating, Abigail joined AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps and worked as a legal assistant serving immigrants near Washington, D.C. She is excited to join YAFFED and to advocate for equality in education.