Rabbi Yehuda Witt

Yeshivat Netivot, East Brunswick, NJ


Sep 21, 2010

Rabbi Yehuda Witt is a rabbi / educator with a deep torah knowledge and an open-minded welcoming approach. Yehuda served as the Orthodox Rabbi at Boston University Hillel and was Co-director of the JLIC program at BU. Living in Israel, he was on the faculty of the Yeshivat Simchat Shlomo smicha program and a mentee of Rav Sholom Brodt Z’L and now is a head Judaics Teacher and Rebbe at Netivot, The Montessori Yeshiva. He studied for his semicha under Rav Riskin as well as participating in the Straus-Amiel Practical Rabbinics Program and the George Weinstein Institute for Semicha and Pedagogy. Yehuda has taught extensively throughout Israel and the US, been an educator for The Maccabiah and is a sought after private Gemara instructor. Yehuda is passionate about sharing Judaism, both the traditional canon as well the richness of its cultural traditions such as Jewish food, storytelling and music/ niggunim. Yehuda sings and plays guitar and is a skilled baal koreh and baal tefilla..