Shiffy grew up in Jerusalem, one of eight daughters of Mancunian olim. At just 18, she married Benji Silverstone who attained rabbinic ordination from Aish Yeshiva. In 2002, Shiffy and Rabbi Benji moved to Manchester and opened the Aish Manchester branch on campus, becoming Aish International's first full time Rabbinic presence on campus.
Shiffy is responsible for all female educational programming at Aish Manchester. She is a mother to five beautiful children, a qualified counsellor, a fantastic drummer and enjoys attending gym classes! Shiffy puts out a popular video series teaching lessons from life, called 'Shiffy Shares'.