About B’Tselem

Board Members

Updated: 
11 Sep 2017
  • Chair: David Zonsheine, Software Engineer
  • Gilad Barnea, Attorney, Administrative and Constitutional Law, appearing before the Supreme Court and other tribunals
  • Smadar Ben Natan, Attorney and political activist. Specializes in human rights and criminal law. A founding member of Gun-Free Kitchen Tables, a feminist project aimed at minimizing the number of guns in the public sphere.
  • Ido Blum, Attorney, partner at a law firm specializing in administrative and public law. 
  • Paul Feffer, Senior cardiologist and catheterization specialist at the Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer.
  • Elias Khouri, Attorney in private practice who specializes in real-estate law and administrative law.
  • Menachem Klein, Prof. of Political Studies, Bar Ilan Univ., specializing in Israeli-Palestinian relations and the dual-national reality of East Jerusalem. Promoted Geneva Initiatives; advised PM Barak and Foreign Minister Ben Ami at Camp David 2000.
  • Vered Madar, Academic folklorist; teaches at the Keshet School, Jerusalem.
  • Ibitsam Mara'ana-Menuhin, Arab-Israeli scriptwriter, film director, film and television producer and media figure. Owner of a private business for film and education productions, and lecturer at the Photography Department of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design.
  • Orly Noy, Left-wing Mizrahi activist, writer and editor on the web-based blog magazine +972, translates Farsi poetry and prose into Hebrew.
  • Idith Zertal, Professor of History and Cultural Studies, The University of Basel, Switzerland.