Dalia Davis

Advanced Kollel: Executive Ordination, Class of 2022

Dalia Davis double majored in Jewish History and Dance at Barnard College, studied at Israel’s Nishmat Center for Advanced Torah Study for Women, and received an M.A. in Jewish Education and a certificate in Talmud and Halacha from YU’s Graduate Program for Advanced Talmudic Studies for Women. Dalia is a co-founder and CSO (Chief Spiritual Officer) of Uprooted: A Jewish Response to Fertility Journeys. She currently teaches adult education courses for the Florence Melton School in Minneapolis and teaches advanced Judaic studies at the Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School. Prior to moving to the Twin Cities, Dalia served as Rosh Beit Midrash for the Merkavah Women’s Torah Institute in Berkeley, CA, was a Melton instructor in Springfield, MA, and served as Jewish dance educator for the Foundation for Jewish Camps. She is also the creator of Beit Midrash in Motion, a fully embodied approach to Jewish text study.

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