About us Our people Trustees Judith Flacks-Leigh Judith Flacks-Leigh joined JWA's Board in 2017, and since that time she has also become a deputy on the Board of Deputies and sits on their Defense Division. She is Head of Communications & Campaigns at the Jewish Leadership Council. Prior to this, she had been working in Parliament as a Researcher for an MP. Judith has also previously served on the Union of Jewish Students (UJS) as Development Fieldworker and then as Campaigns Director, particularly working on strengthening the voices of young women and making the organisation more inclusive for disabled and LGBT students. Her Jewish communal work continued in America, and on returning to the UK worked as Press Officer at BICOM. She currently sits on the board of Nisa Nashim. Judith has also previously volunteered for a number of other organisations including the American Jewish Committee, European Union of Jewish Students, World Jewish Relief and March of the Living UK.