Rabbi Andrew Markowitz
Rabbi Andrew Markowitz, Associate Rabbi
Rabbi Andrew Markowitz is proud to be the Associate Rabbi at Congregation Shomrei Torah.
Rabbi Markowitz was a member of Yeshiva University’s Beren Kollel Elyon program, and received semicha from RIETS in 2010. Rabbi Markowitz studied in the Gruss Kollel in Yerushalayim, and while there, received ordination from the Machon Puah institute. During his time at YU, he initiated a nightly BMP learning program and served as the Shabbos Rabbi in the Rubin Shul. He has spent summers in Camp Lavi and Mesorah as the assistant to the Rosh Kollel and giving daily classes to both the kollel and to campers as well. In addition, he has served as the Alumni Director for Yeshivot Torat Shraga and Reishit Yerushalyim coordinating events and opening up his household weekly for classes.
Dr. Sara Markowitz recently received her P.H.D is Clinical Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and is currently in a Post Doctoral program at CAPS in Monsey. Sara brings excitement and energy in all she does for the shul, from Shalosh Seudot programs for women,giving shiurim, heading the Annual Purim Carnial, and spending time and hosting many congregants. While living in Israel for two years, Sara , served as the Program Director for MMY Seminary and helped initiate a Midrashiya program for women in the Gruss kollel, Yerushalayim. Sara has been a division head in Camp Mesorah and Lavi for four summers and has worked as the special events coordinator in Camp Lavi. She also served as the Educational Coordinator for the NCSY New Jersey region.
The Markowitz’s are the proud parents of four daughters, Avigayil, Mimi, Ella, and Nili.
Thu, 27 April 2017 1 Iyar 5777