Ori holds a BA (cum laude) in Psychology and Economics. Prior to his military service in the IAF, he volunteered for a year at Ayalim Association where he was involved in a social and educational activities program in Sderot and the surrounding area. Since then, he has worked in various fields of instruction, initiated a humanitarian disaster relief project in the Philippines, worked for the Jewish Agency's Israel Experience, participated in a representative student delegation of the Hillel organization in England, and established a unique musical ensemble in a closed psychiatric ward for youth.In his free time, Ori plays the piano, and in the past few years he has been linking between his love of music and instruction in different contexts. Nowadays he is studying towards an M.A in social psychology. He is particularly interested in decision-making, and is presently planning a thesis in the field.