Rabba Abby Brown Scheier
Core Semikha, Class of 2013
Rabba Abby Brown Scheier is an educator, school administrator, and Jewish community volunteer in Montreal. Abby holds a degree in Religious Studies from York University; and pursued an M.A. in Bible at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She is a popular Torah teacher in the Montreal community, she works as a private tutor of Biblical Studies, and she runs a program for students of bat mitzvah age. Abby established a supplementary education high school of which she serves as principal, and is active in multiple capacities at Congregation Shaar Hashomayim, the synagogue of which her husband is the Senior Rabbi. Abby is married to Rabbi Adam Scheier, and together they have five daughters.