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 William Lichtman  Mr. William Lichtman

Mr. Lichtman has been teaching at Temple Aliyah for 35 years. Mr. Lichtman received a B.A. and Master’s in Education from Boston University and Hebrew College, respectively. Mr. Lichtman also taught in the public schools in Boston for 42 years and has served as Assistant Director at Camp Yavneh. Mr. Lichtman loves to talk about sports.  

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Wilma Oskar Ms. Wilma Sack-Poyser

Wilma has been at Temple Aliyah for 4 years, teaching on and off for about 10 years. Wilma made Aliyah with her family as a young girl and spent 15 years in Israel. During her years in Israel, Wilma attended school, served in the IDF, traveled across the country hiking, camping, climbing and exploring Israel. Moving back to the US with her 2 daughters, Wilma holds a BS in Business management and is currently working on her Masters in Jewish Education. She looks forward to sharing her love of Israel with the students at Temple Aliyah.


Caroline Nudelman  Ms. Caroline Nudelman

In addition to working in the Temple Aliyah office supporting Mercaz Aliyah for the last 8 years, Caroline has been teaching Hebrew to adults for over 10 years and started working with children 5 years ago. This is Caroline's fourth year teaching/coordinating the Hebrew Enrichment program for Mercaz Aliyah. She also teaches Hebrew beginning to adults through Ivrita laKol in Lexington and Temple Beth Israel in Waltham. Growing up, Caroline attended Jewish day school. She holds a B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh in Anthropology with a minor in Hebrew. She also holds a graduate certificate from the Program for Women in Politics and Government, UMass Boston, and also attended Ulpan classes at Hebrew College.

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Nicole Sprenger  Ms. Nicole Sprenger

Nicole has been working at Temple Aliyah for several years. She has been an assistant in classrooms, helped out in the office, assisted during USY events and during our Early Release Days. This year she'll be our bus monitor and Kehillah Zone coordinator one day a week.  Nicole loves working for Mercaz Aliyah.