Rabbanit Jenna Englender
Core Semikha, Class of 2019
Rabbanit Jenna Englender serves as faculty at Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills, MI. She is a Halakhic Advisor on Niddah and Women's Health at Kehillat Etz Chaim in Huntington Woods, MI and also teaches for Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning in Detroit.
Rabbanit Jenna Englender previously served as Director of Outreach and Educational Initiatives at Beth David Synagogue in West Hartford, CT. Before coming to Maharat, she was Assistant Director of Recruitment for the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. Rabbanit Jenna is a member of the founding cohort of the Hillel Rabbinic Entrepreneurs Fellowship and is a graduate of the Kevah Teaching Fellowship. She holds a B.A. cum laude from the Gallatin School at NYU and lives in Detroit with her husband, Sam and daughter, Maya.
publications and media
Rabbanit Jenna Englender - Seventh Annual Yeshivat Maharat Semikha Ceremony
Multimedia; Dvar Torah
Seventh Semikha Ceremony
June 20, 2019
Breastfeeding Series Session 2 - Saving Milk from Shabbat & Donated Milk
Panels and Discussions
February 3, 2021
Parshat Vayeitzei - A Thanksgiving Journey
With All Your Heart
International Women's Talmud Day - Rabbanit Jenna Englender
Video Divrei Torah
Why So Many Things? Can’t I Just Talk to God?