Director of Congregational Learning,
Temple Beth Sholom: Cherry Hill, NJ
A nationally recognized Jewish educator, Alex has presented his inspirational prayer leading style and innovative curricula at the national CAJE conference, the national Song Leader Boot Camp, Camp Ramah, JEA and USCJ, and at congregational schools across the country. He enjoys sharing, teaching, and learning with students, parents and Jewish educators of all types.
Alex is currently a doctoral candidate in the Gratz College EdD program. He has a master’s degree in Jewish Education from the Davidson School of the Jewish Theological Seminary, and 2 Bachelors degrees from the List College Joint Program of JTS and Columbia University.
Alex started his career in Day School and has since moved his way through the congregational world from Youth Director to Informal Education Director to Education Director, and finally Director of Congregational Learning. His early childhood students think he lives in the chapel and his family knows that he eats, sleeps and breathes Jewish education!
Alex is constantly trying to raise the bar for Jewish education. He believes that through innovative curricula, original programming, and high energy community building efforts we can provide inspiration for communities across the country.