Michael J. DeYoung
Michael is the web manager and program coordinator for Be’chol Lashon. He recently graduated from Brandeis Univesity, in Waltham, Massachusetts, where he studied history and business. Michael was born in South Jersey, to an American Jewish mother, and African American father. Michael and his two sisters were raised and adopted by their maternal grandparents. Under their care, he was able to explore his biracial–Jewish identity.
A Father’s Day tribute to the white grandfather who raised me to be a proud biracial Jewish man.
Beatrice W. Hudson, known to me as Be Be, was my great-grandmother.