Yoni Issahary grew up going to Betar in Arad and became a leader at the age of 16. Yoni graduated from a political science and international relations degree at the Open University as well as several advanced management courses. Yoni has served as a Combat Medic in the Airborne Infantry Division of the Paratroopers. Before arriving in Sydney, he was a districts manager and a program coordinator for Betar Israel. Yoni is also a qualified Tour-guide, an ‘Outdoor Training’ instructor and a first aid instructor. Yoni has worked and volunteered at boarding schools and at-risk neighbourhoods in Israel using informal education.