Carolyn Ramsay (married with 2 children, son and daughter who attend Temple Israel of Hollywood day school).
Bina, converted in 2010.
I am a Political and Non-profit Consultant and a member of Temple Israel of Hollywood, and serve as VP for Development on the Board of TIOH
I was surprised and delighted that I was able to do the mikveh with my daughter who was 12. My daughter needed to be a Jew. Our mikveh was a peak life moment.
I was surprised by the immediate and powerful sense of belonging to the Jewish people.