Rav Chaim Kanterovitz is the newly appointed Senior Rabbinic International Educator at Ohr Torah Stone leading the Department of International Rabbinic Connections.
He has served in the Rabbinate for over twenty years in the United Kingdom and South Africa where he has led communities outreach and Educational organizations and institutions most recently as the Senior Rav of the largest Orthodox Community in the UK Borehamwood numbering some 1500 families.
Rav Chaim studied at Yeshivot in Israel where he received his Rabbinic Ordination amongst them Yeshivat Har Etzion where he completed his army service in the Hesder programme. He holds a B.A in Psychology and International Politics and an MA in Jewish Studiesa, and is also currently studying towards Dayyanut (advanced rabbinic ordination).
A dynamic and vibrant speaker and a sought-after educator and scholar in residence around the world, Rav Chaim is also the founding director of OMEK, and exciting new initiative which offers an unprecedented in-depth experience of communal and personal growth through Torah and Eretz Yisrael.
Rabbi Aaron Goldscheider served for twenty years in pulpits in Florida and New York, before his aliyah to Israel in 2012.
He is author of two books: ‘The Light That Unites‘ which focuses on Chanukah, and ‘The Night That Unites Haggadah’ (Urim Press) and ‘ לילה של אחדות ’ (Yediot Achronot Press) which highlights the teachings of Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik, Rabbi Isaac HaKohen Kook and Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach on the Passover Seder.
He is also the founding director of the “In Our Hearts Project” which is dedicated to being a resource in the Jewish community for families that have experienced the loss of a child. Contact Rabbi Goldscheider
Dr. Lisa Aiken has been a psychologist who works with individuals and couples for nearly 40 years, and has also given talks to diverse audiences in more than 250 cities on six continents.
She is also a licensed Israeli tour guide and listed in 13 Who’s Who books, and has appeared on television and radio. She has authored/co-authored 11 books, including To Be A Jewish Woman, Guide for the Romantically Perplexed, The Art of Jewish Prayer, Why Me, God? A Jewish Guide to Coping with Challenges, and The Family Guide to Touring Israel. Her books have been translated into four languages.