Batya Medad has spent most of her life in Israel, having made made aliyah from New York with her husband after their wedding. They began their Israeli life in Jerusalem but moved to Shiloh in 1981, where they live until this day. Many people know her from her blogs Shiloh Musings and A Jewish Grandmother, which are also featured on other media sites. Batya's pet project is promoting Women's Rosh Chodesh Prayer at the site of the Biblical Tabernacle at Tel Shiloh. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org.