Professor Deganit Stern Schocken is a jeweler, designer, artist and curator. She was the founder and head of the jewelry design department in Shenkar College of Engineering and Design (1998 – 2007) and is a senior lecturer at the jewelry design department and at the textile design department. In 2009, she founded Inyanim, a group of ten Israeli jewelers whose debut exhibition No Problem? opened at Gallery Loupe in New Jersey, United States, in 2010. Winner of several international prizes, her works are included in museum collections and private collections worldwide.