Rabbi Avraham Laber
Rabbi Avraham Laber studied and received Smicha from the central Lubavitch Yeshiva in Brooklyn.
spent four summers as director of a 4 week overnight camp in Moscow, Russia and can speak Russian fluently.
In September 1996, he became the Rabbi of Beth Tephilah Synagogue.
Rabbi Laber is also a historian specializing in early American Jewry.
He is the founder of the website www.jewishdata.com.
has also done extensive research on the rescue of the previous Lubavitcher Rebbe from Nazi occupied Poland.
Rabbi Laber gives adult Torah classes and is the Bar Mitzvah instructor at the Beth Tephilah Hebrew school.
is also everyone's favorite storyteller, especially at Jewish Girls Retreat
, and is currently working on producing his
first story CD, called Chassidic Adventures.
Nechama and her husband, Rabbi Avraham Laber, are the co-directors of Chabad of S. Rensselaer County and have lived in Troy since 1996 with their 8 beautiful children, Baruch Hashem.