Mckinley Edelman earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She spent nearly a decade working on Capitol Hill, for several Congresswomen hailing from her home state of California, while teaching at Machon Micah on Sundays from 2014-2019. Originally from California, Mckinley spent most of her summers at URJ Camp Newman.
Mckinley lives on Capitol Hill with her husband Alex, daughter Mollie, and dog Jonny. In her free time, Mckinley loves searching for DC’s best sushi, perfecting her challah recipe, and attempting a moment of zen with some yoga practice.