Rabbi Dov Lipman is an educator, author, and community activist who served as a member of the 19th Knesset with the Yesh Atid party. He has been at the forefront of combating religious extremism in Israel and is a leader in efforts to create Jewish unity both in Israel and in the global Jewish community. Dov has spoken to Jewish and non-Jewish groups around the world, and has recently focused much of his energy working to create educational and vocational opportunities for members of the Chareidi community in Israel.
Rabbi Lipman is the author of three books, including “To Unify a Nation: My Vision for the Future of Israel,” published in 2017.
Rabbi Lipman has rabbinic ordination from Ner Israel Rabbinical College and a masters in education from Johns Hopkins University. He lives in Beit Shemesh with his wife and four children.