, a.k.a. Rabbi Bob
, received his
rabbinic ordination and a Master's Degree in Rabbinics from the Zeigler School of Rabbinic Studies
in Los Angeles in 2001.
Before coming to Kol Ami in July 2009, Rabbi Bob served congregations in New York and South Carolina.
Rabbi Bob holds a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature (minor: German) from Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania.
He also holds a Master's Degree in English from the State University of New York-Binghamton.
From 1991-97, Rabbi Bob pursued a doctorate in English and American Literature at the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma.
has completed his
comprehensive exams, and is hard at work on "his
Rabbi Bob follows the Yankees and Steelers rabidly.
enjoys working out at the gym, reading, riding his
bike, and cooking.
When not at Kol Ami
or pursuing one of his
can be found walking his
four dogs, J.D., K.C., Beast and Vinter around Carrollwood Village.