Rivka Ravitz

Chief of Staff to the President of the State of Israel, Mr. Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin

Speaker: היציאה מהחומות: על מערכת היחסים המתפתחת בין החברה החרדית ומדינת ישראל

Ms. Rivka Ravitz serves as Chief of Staff of the 10th President of the State of Israel, Mr. Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin. Ms. Ravitz began working as Reuven Rivlin's parliamentary assistant in 1999. She became head of his office and ran many of his campaigns, including successful campaigns for his election as Speaker of the Knesset in 2003 and 2009, and his election as President of the State of Israel in 2014.

Ms. Ravitz studied computer science at the Open University of Israel, then studied and received her master's at Information System (MBA). As of 2017, she is working on a doctorate in public policy at the University of Haifa. She is Married and a mother to 11 children.