Peace Now is a grassroots movement with a small staff that is subject to the Peace Now board.
The Peace Now board is composed of volunteers. It meets once a month and receives reports from the staff and makes decisions regarding policy, positions and activities
Yariv began his political career as the Director of the Labour Party Youth Faction. In 2002 he was appointed as the Spokesperson for Peace Now. Within a few months he also became the General Director of the Movement where he now guides the political policy and direction of Peace Now.
Yariv also takes part in marathons throughout the country, running in the name of Peace Now
Hagit Ofran Settlement Watch Director
Hagit is Widely-recognized as Israel’s foremost expert on West Bank and East Jerusalem settlements; Hagit is responsible for monitoring, scrutinizing and analyzing of Israeli construction and planning of settlements in the West Bank. Her work includes traveling daily throughout the West Bank and East Jerusalem monitoring settlement-related developments.
Hagit has been a political activist from her teens, even volunteering in Peace Now youth movement. In 2006 Hagit was appointed as assistant to the then Settlement Watch Director, and within a year had taken on the role herself.
Lee Wilson Development and Communications Director
Lee made Aliya to Israel from the UK in 1993, and has been working in Peace Now since 2002.
Lee has a BA in History and Geography from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. She has filled many roles from Tel Aviv activities coordinator, Israeli-Palestinian Coalition Coordinator, Fundraiser and Grant writer.
Currently Lee coordinates all the movement’s Foreign Relations, International Media connections and Resource Development.
Rohale Maayan Administrative Manager
Rohale has been an active part of Peace Now since the year 2000. She has a B.E.D. from the Kibbutzim Seminar. Rohale has filled many roles from Tel Aviv office manager, producer of printed material, a Project Manager on various large scale campaigns and the producer of all of our demonstrations.