Tzippi Sha-ked grew up in the Goldene Medina of sunny California and moved with her husband David to the other Goldene Medina, Israel, in 2004. Tzippi, David and their five children live on a Yishuv near Modiin. Tzippi has a background in television and is one of the authors of The Jews of South Africa: What Future? She has an MA in Leadership and Administration and is currently completing two more in Creative Writing and Marriage and Family Counseling. When she's not working on a new project, Tzippi is busy building bridges between Jews of all backgrounds.