Danny was born and raised in New York and after completing his BA in Middle Eastern Studies made aliyah to Moshav Regba with Garin Tzabar. After serving in a combat unit in the IDF he began to lay roots in the land of Israel. He has since completed his MA in Jewish Philosophy at the Schechter Institute and has worked in various Jewish institutions both in Israel and abroad including the Hevruta Gap-Year Program, Kehilat Tzion in Jerusalem, Adas Israel Congregation in Washington, DC, and MASA Israel Experience. As a result of his up-bringing and experiences, Danny believes deeply in the value of and need for Jews of different backgrounds to get to know each other and learn together. Danny is entering his third year at the Schechter Rabbinic Seminary and lives in Jerusalem.
Head of Beit Midrash, Hevruta Gap-Year program