Nir Lerman is Regional Director at the Israeli-American Council (IAC) in Florida. Born and raised in Israel, Nir moved to Miami Florida for a position as the Israeli House Director for the Consulate General of Israel to Florida & Puerto Rico. In this capacity, he worked closely with the Israeli community and was responsible for developing programs and events. One program that he created that received national recognition is the Chaluztim program.
While at the Israeli Consulate, Nir discovered his passion for community engagement and further development of building Israeli identity which is what brought him to his current position at the IAC. Nir graduated from the College of Management in Israel with his Bachelor’s degree in Communication & Management, specializing in Business & Marketing. He currently resides in Aventura, Florida with his wife and son.