Ms. Dana Erlich assumed the position of Consul for Public Diplomacy in
Los Angeles in August 2012. Most recently, she served in her first
diplomatic capacity as Deputy Chief of Mission and Consul at the
Israeli Embassy in Costa Rica.

Ms. Erlich served in the Intelligence Force in the IDF and represented
Israel at the Millennium Village in Epcot Center, Disney World,
following her release from service. She worked as a project manager at
the Consulate General of Israel in New York from 2007 to 2010.

A native Israeli with Argentinean origins, Ms. Erlich holds a B.F.A
degree from Bezalel Art Academy in Jerusalem. In her role as Consul
for Public Diplomacy, she is responsible for culture, media and public