Meet the 2018-2019 Facilitator Cohorts

Rachel Gartner

Greater DC Cohort

Rabbi Rachel Gartner has served as Rabbi and Director for Jewish Life at Georgetown University for eight years. Prior to Georgetown, Rachel served as a Marshall T. Meyer Rabbinic Fellow at Congregation B'nai Jeshurun in NYC, a rabbi at B'nai Keshet in Montclair, NJ, and as the campus rabbi and then Hillel Director at Earlham College in Indiana and Miami University of OH respectively. She graduated from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College with awards in Practical Rabbinics and Spiritually Motivated Social Action, having served as a Cooperberg Rittmaster Rabbinic Intern at Congregation Beit Simchat Torah in NYC. A periodic contributor of Op-Eds and Co-Author of Rosh Hodesh: It's A Girl Thing, Rachel is currently participating in the Institute for Jewish Spirituality Clergy Leadership Program and the Multi-Faith University Chaplaincy Fellowship of RRC. She is the immediate past Chair of T'ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, for which she has made TV and radio news media appearances including CNN, 1A and Fox5.


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