|Place of birth Netanya, Israel|
Name Meirav Ben-Ari
|Date of birth (1975-11-13) 13 November 1975 (age 40)|
Knessets Israeli legislative election, 2015
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Meirav Ben-Ari (Hebrew: מירב בן-ארי, born 13 November 1975) is an Israeli politician. She currently serves as a member of the Knesset for Kulanu.
Ben-Ari was born and raised in Netanya. During her IDF national service she served in the Education and Youth Corps, with her last post being the education officer of the Golani Brigade. She studied for a BA in law and government and a Master's degree in business administration at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya. Between 2003 and 2004 she was head of the student union at the college.
In 2005 she took place in the reality show "Needed: A Leader". She won the contest, winning five million shekels. In the 2013 local elections she was fourth on the Rov HaIr list for Tel Aviv City Council. She was elected to the council and given the portfolio for promoting youth.
Prior to the 2015 elections she joined the new Kulanu party, and was placed tenth on its list. She was elected to the Knesset as the party won ten seats.
She currently lives in Tel Aviv.