Jennifer Young

Jennifer Young is a historian and writer, with many years of experience in public history and museum education. She is the former Director of Education at the YIVO Institute, and has also worked as an educator at the Tenement Museum and the New York Historical Society. Jennifer holds an M.Ed in Museum Education, and has been giving history walking tours in New York City for the past ten years.


  • Master of Education in Museum Education, The University of British Columbia
  • Citizenship Project Educator, New-York Historical Society
  • Former Director of Education, YIVO Institute