Sarah Hronsky, Senior Rabbi - Click here to email Rabbi Sarah
With a deep dedication to Jewish faith and culture, Rabbi Sarah Hronsky enthusiastically embraces her role as Senior Rabbi for Temple Beth Hillel, a Reform community in Valley Village.
Rabbi Hronsky joined Temple Beth Hillel in 2003.
Temple Beth Hillel
is a vibrant community.
We are host to a supplemental Religious School and Beth Hillel Day School
- which includes our Parenting Center, Early Childhood Education Center, and Elementary School, as well as an Interfaith Food Pantry, Community Counseling Center
, 12 Step, and Scouting programs.
Rabbi Hronsky brings energy and creativity to the variety of needs in the East San Fernando Valley.
is engaged in community outreach and education, and her
rabbinate is filled with teaching, counseling and liturgical exploration.
Rabbi Hronsky grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, where her family was very active in a small congregation.
She holds undergraduate degrees from the University of Missouri, Columbia, with a bachelor of science in secondary education.
Rabbi Hronsky was ordained a rabbi by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC) of Los Angeles in 2003.
While at HUC, she earned two masters degrees: one in Hebrew Letters and the other in Jewish Communal Service.
A major focus of her
rabbinic studies was the Jewish tradition's view of persons with disabilities.
Rabbi Hronsky serves on the Executive Board of Rabbis of Southern California and has served on the Board of the Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis.