Key Staff

Magen Yeladim is run by a staff dedicated to our mission of protecting every child, which we could not do without the support of our amazing volunteers.

Debbie Fox - profile photo

Deborah Fox, LCSW

Founder & Executive Director
Founder and creator of the internationally recognized Safety Kid program, Debbie Fox has facilitated a unique partnership between schools, families and children to create a safer world for our community’s youngest members; at home, school and at camp.
Dena Bess - Safety Kid Volunteer Coordinator profile

Dena Bess

Safety Kid Volunteer Coordinator
Dena Bess is a married mother of 3 wonderful children. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Dena first became aware of the Safety Kid program in 2007. Shortly thereafter, Dena decided to learn more about the program and train to present the program in various schools.