Maoz Israel

Our Staff

Executive Leadership

Kobi Ferguson

Kobi Ferguson

Executive Director

Kobi is the Executive Director of Maoz Israel. He oversees all the operations of Maoz in Israel as well as our six Maoz Israel branches around the world.

Shani Ferguson

Shani Ferguson

Chief Creative Officer

Shani Ferguson, daughter of Ari and Shira Sorko-Ram and the granddaughter of Gordon and Freda Lindsay was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. Having grown up immersed in Israeli culture but also connected to her American heritage, Shani has a unique ability to unite the authenticity of Middle Eastern culture with the American palate.

Ari Sorko-Ram

Ari Sorko-Ram

CEO

A man of varied backgrounds, Ari was a professional rugby player in France and played for the French National Rugby team and then signed as a professional football player in the NFL for the St. Louis Cardinals. He went to undergraduate and graduate school at the University of Southern California, studying psychology.

Shira Sorko-Ram

Shira Sorko-Ram

Co-founder

Born in the U.S., Shira has lived in Israel since 1967 and been a citizen of Israel since 1970. Shira has been a director of documentary films and has written about Israel’s Biblical rights to the land of Israel—and God’s future plans for the Israeli people—in many periodicals. Shira writes a monthly newsletter, Maoz Israel Report, giving the prophetic, political, and spiritual perspective of current events in Israel.

US Office Staff

Christy Wilkerson

Christy Wilkerson

International Administrator

Christy has been involved in Maoz Israel Ministries since 1989. With a rich, Godly heritage, Christy’s grandmother was a one-on-one evangelist. She traveled door-to-door in Denver, Colorado, sharing in the Jewish community for 30 years about the love of Yeshua—Jesus, their Messiah. She gave Moshe Rosen, founder of Jews for Jesus, his first Bible.

Israel Office Staff

Liraz

Liraz

Hebrew Publishing

Liraz is responsible for the entire publishing process, from obtaining publishing rights all the way through to distribution. Thanks to her, our Hebrew-language faith-based books are available to anyone in the world on www.maozstore.co.il, on Amazon, and also on the biggest eBook company in Israel www.mendele.co.il.

Alisa

Alisa

Receptionist and Secretary

If you visit the Maoz offices in Tel Aviv, she is your first impression—and a good one!  She is a terrific organizer and manages the operations of the office.  She makes it look easy!  She helps anyone and everyone here in the office—and is always smiling.

Kati

Kati

Executive Secretary and Personal Assistant

Kati communicates with pastors and leaders in Israel and around the world. She also coordinates requests for aid from IstandwithIsrael.com. With her skills in four languages, she easily translates a myriad of resources for us. She is the face of Maoz for many!

Irina

Irina

Bookkeeper

Irina is our bookkeeper in charge of all the daily office financial routines: banking, invoices, payments to suppliers, and keeping the lights on!

She supervises sales of Maoz books and CDs and manages employees’ work hours and vacation time. When you ask her to do something, you know it’s done!

Veronica

Veronica

Financial Manager

As an independent contractor who works for us two days a week, it is Veronica’s job to work with our bookkeeper, accountant, bank, and lawyer to administer, coordinate and monitor the organization’s financial activity – and to fill out mountains of government stuff. She’s important! And we are thrilled to have her expertise.

Yoni

Yoni

Creative Specialist

Yoni is our webmaster, professional photographer and videographer. His position includes website maintenance, content creation and promotion in social network outreach. He’s also the one we call on when some technical device doesn’t work!

Tanya & Roman

Tanya & Roman

Program Director & Media Guru

Tanya has led our Music Making for Kids program from the very beginning! And now she has built that program to serve 60 Messianic children from across the country. She and husband Roman are responsible for composing, recording and editing children’s Hebrew-language CDs and music videos.

Roman is a fantastic musician. He is our media guru, plays professionally many musical instruments. He also distributes Maoz books to congregations and bookstores around the country. He is our “everything” guy!

Tanya and Roman are actively involved with several children’s choirs, ministering in camps, conferences and holiday events, and both are on the worship team at Tiferet Yeshua Congregation in Tel Aviv.

Omer

Omer

Graphics Artist

Omer, our graphic design artist, has worked side-by-side with Shira at least ten years, preparing the monthly Maoz Israel Report, along with many other projects. Our readers have responded over and over to his magnificent gift of design.

Omer also serves as our representative for Maoz Israel in Latin American countries, where we have several volunteers introducing Maoz Israel and its ministry into Spanish-speaking regions.

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