Meet our Community

Rabbi Jonathan Cohen, Ph.D.
Dean, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati
Dana Benson
Rabbinical Student, Cincinnati

Meet our community

Students, faculty, alumni, administration, and lay leaders share their stories.

Joshua Holo, Ph.D.
Dean, Jack H. Skirball Campus in Los Angeles
Rabbi Naamah Kelman
Dean, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem
Ben Ellerin
Cantorial Student, New York
Rabbi Shirley Idelson, Ph.D.
Dean, HUC-JIR/New York
Jay Geller
Chair, Communications Committee, Board of Governors
Rabbi David Ellenson, Ph.D.
Chancellor
Rabbi Aaron D. Panken, Ph.D.
President
Rabbi Michael Marmur, Ph.D.
Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Provost
Irwin Engelman
Chairman, Board of Governors
Rachel Klein
Rabbinical Student
Joshua Knobel
Education and Rabbinical Student, Los Angeles
Jenna Fields, MAJCS/MSW
Alumna, School of Jewish Nonprofit Management
Mark Biderman
Treasurer, HUC-JIR Board of Governors
Cantor Nancy Bach
Alumna, Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music
Dr. Michael Zeldin
Senior National Director, Schools of Education
Dr. Nili Fox
Director, School of Graduate Studies
Josh Herman
Rabbinical Student, Cincinnati
Cantor Bruce Ruben
Director, Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music
Rabbi David Spinrad
Alumnus, Rabbinical School
Susan Morrel
Executive M.A. Program in Jewish Education Student
Neil Michaels
Student, Cantorial Certification Program
Dr. Mark Washofsky
Solomon B. Freehof Professor of Jewish Law and Practice
Wendy Zierler, Ph.D.
Professor of Modern Jewish Literature and Feminist Studies
Jared Saltz
Graduate Studies Student
Rabbi Josh Garroway, Ph.D.
New Testament & Second Commonwealth Judaism