Rabbi Rachel Hersh

Pronouns: she / her

Organization: JSSA

Denomination: Reconstructionist

Where am I located? Maryland

Website: www.jssa.org

Email: rhersh@jssa.org

What do people call me? Rabbi Rachel

What do I love most about my work? The opportunity to connect with people across the life-span, to engage with a remarkably timeless, beautiful spiritual tradition and to participate in the evolution of that tradition.

How is Judaism valuable in my life? Core spiritual practice, deep connection with community, inspiration for healing and for justice.

Why did I decide to become a rabbi? Looking for a place to ask my biggest questions, still asking them . . .