Sarit Handknopf is the Executive Director of the Department for Israel and Holocaust Commemoration Worldwide.
Sarit, a married mother of three, has been a managing partner in a business event production company for the past two decades. She has produced multi-participant events for local and international audiences and led multiple volunteer ventures.
Previously, she established and managed a sales network in a leading communications company, working with clients in the defense sector. Since 2012 it has expanded to include extensive activity in the public arena, both national and local.
Sarit has been a member of the Yesh Atid party since its inception. She has led local headquarters and regional areas in the various election campaigns and has served as a delegate to the World Zionist Congress on behalf of the party.
For the past 8 years, Sarit has served as a member of the municipal committees for business promotion and culture and gender equality in the Modiin-Maccabim-Reut municipality.