Seth Brysk is the ADL representative to elected, religious, civil rights and education leaders, technology influencers, law enforcement, and diplomats in Northern California, Utah, and Hawai’i.
Previously, he was AJC’s Regional Director in Los Angeles, JCRC’s Israel Center Director in Boston, and San Francisco Hillel’s Executive Director. Brysk also served in the Israel Defense Forces and organized Palestinian-Israeli dialogue groups.
He is a former cabinet member of the American Zionist Movement, provisional delegate to the US State Department Committee on Religious Freedom, and representative to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance. The Republic of Poland honored Brysk as an Officer of the Order of Merit. He played a critical role towards enacting an inclusive hate crime law in Utah. ADL recognized his professional excellence by presenting him with the Senn/Greenberg Award. And Brysk was selected for the FBI Director's Community Leadership Award in recognition of his service and commitment to justice.
He earned degrees from UC Berkeley (Political Science) and Tel Aviv University (International Relations.)