Rabbi Yaacov Haber
Rabbi Haber has been a leading force in Jewish education for over forty years. He is presently the rav of Kehillas Shivtei Yeshurun, a vibrant community in the center of Ramat Bet Shemesh, Israel.
Before arriving in Israel, Rabbi Haber served as the Rav of Congregation Bais Torah in Monsey, NY and as national director of Jewish education for the Orthodox Union. At the same time, he created TorahLab, a popular online educational resource center.
He was a founder of AJOP, the Torah Center of Buffalo, and the Australian Institute of Torah.
He is known and loved for his absolute integrity and grounded wisdom. Accessible to all, he leads his kehilla and visionary initiatives with a warmth, yashrus and a rare courage to stand for what is emes and what is needed by the klal, irrespective of politics or opinion.