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Rabbi Linda Holtzman is the Senior Rabbi at Mishkan Shalom.
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Rabbi Holtzman received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Temple University, her bachelor of arts in Hebrew letters from Gratz College, and her rabbinic ordination from RRC.
has served as rabbi of Beth Israel Congregation
in Coatesville, PA, and Beth Ahava in Philadelphia, as well as interim rabbi at Congregation Mishkan Shalom
She also served as education director of Mishkan Shalom from 1994 to 1999.
She has served as the Director, Department of Practical Rabbinics and as an Associate Professor of Practical Rabbinics at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College.
She is the founder of the Reconstructionist Hevrah Kadishah.
Rabbi Holtzman is the author of a chapter in Twice Blessed (Beacon Press, 1989), as well as the article Struggle, Change and Celebration: My Life as a Lesbian Rabbi in Lesbian Rabbis: The First Generation, edited by Rebecca T. Alpert, Sue Levi Elwell and Shirley Idelson (Rutgers University Press, 2000).