Bradley Lennox, Owner & CEO
Bradley founded Dekel Tours in 2014 with a vision to create a personal travel concierge service for those looking to travel to Israel. Almost ten years later, his successful boutique tour operations allow him to share his love and passion for the country with Dekel Tours clients from all over the world.
Bradley was born and raised in Southern California, where he spent most of his teen years involved in his local synagogue, NFTY, and other Jewish youth group activities. After a gap year in Israel during which he studied religious studies and modern-day Israel, he returned to the States to study Hotel Management and Hospitality at UNLV. During his time in Las Vegas, Bradley remained active in the local Jewish community, teaching Jewish Music and religious school and being an active participant at UNLV Hillel. After finishing his studies, he decided it was time to come back to Israel for good.
When he’s not busy exploring and sharing Israel with his guests, Brad spends time with his growing family and working on his golf game.
Chief Operating Officer
As COO, LeeAnn manages day-to-day operations and keeps our ship in shape. LeeAnn grew up in central New Jersey and studied comparative religion at Boston University.
On her first visit to Israel when she was 9-years-old, LeeAnn found particular interest in the country’s cat population. As she grew and continued visiting Israel,…read more
Director of Tourism
David heads up our team of friendly, dedicated Tour Specialists. David grew up in New York/New Jersey, dominating his neighborhood basketball and football games (or so he claims).
David received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Queens College, New York, and shortly thereafter joined the professional ranks as a medical supply…read more
As Head of our Media and Communications Department, Avital is the resident writer, content manager, and coffee machine expert.
Avital was born in Israel but grew up in the Chicago area. As a member of Habonim Dror North America, she explored her Jewish roots, love of Israel, and passion for social justice and Tikkun Olam (healing the world). At DePaul University, Avital …read more
Senior Tour Specialist
Hailing from Liverpool, England, Mark generously shares his British wit (and spelling) with the Dekel Tours Family while charming his clients with his accent and courteous demeanor Mark has called Israel home since 2008 but still gets excited when the plane touches down at Ben Gurion Airport after one of his frequent jaunts abroad. When he’s not out traveling the world, he can be found savoring the diverse flavors of…read more
Jodie, AKA “Sparkles,” grew up in London and moved to Israel with her family when she was a teenager. With her background in event planning and hospitality, she is a natural fit for the Dekel Tours Tourism Team, where she enjoys helping her clients turn their Israel travel dreams into reality.
Since Jodie joined our team, we’ve experienced a steep incline in…read more
When Samantha (Sam) joined the Dekel Tours Team as a tour specialist, she quickly proved herself to be a natural at designing private Israel tours for her clients. Of course, this makes perfect sense given her passion for DIY projects and deep love of Israel. With a background in logistics management and event planning, Sam has found tour management to be a great outlet for her creativity and problem-solving savvy. And while the…read more
Nili comes to Dekel Tours with a wealth of experience in tourism as well as a passion for helping people discover Israel and everything it has to offer visitors. Despite knowing the country like the back of her hand, Nili loves all the moments of discovery and joy that come with creating each unique Israel tour for clients. Since joining the Dekel Tours Team, she’s really enjoyed the feeling of being part of something bigger…read more
Supplier Relations Manager
Tamar comes to Dekel Tours with a deep love and unmatched knowledge of Israel. A licensed tour guide, Tamar now finds an outlet for her passion for this country looking for off-the-beaten-path places to add to our clients’ custom-designed itineraries.
Originally from Hamilton, Canada she’s spent most of her life in Israel, but she hasn’t lost her native Canadian friendliness (or accent…read more
The Amazing Irina, as she’s known around the office, is busily revolutionizing our Media and Communications Department with her knack for graphic design and her incomparable efficiency. Originally from Russia, Irina traces her road to Israel through Ireland, Austria, and Lithuania.
With a master’s degree in International Marketing and Management and a passion…read more
Digital Marketing Specialist
One of the newest members of the Dekel Tours Team, Zoe hails from London, England, and made Aliyah to Israel in 2021. Since she joined us, Zoe has been transforming both our digital presence and our general office vibe, proving that our own little British Invasion is here to stay. With a degree in sociology and a professional background in marketing, Zoe rounds out our Media and Communications team with her digital media…read more