Rabbanit Tali Schaum Broder
Core Semikha, Class of 2019
Rabbanit Tali Schaum Broder Tali Schaum Broder dreamt of the rabbinate as a teenager at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale - The Bayit. After gap-year study in Israel, Tali made aliyah and earned degrees in Educational Counseling and Tanakh from Bar Ilan University. She studied for two years at the Women’s Beit Midrash in Migdal Oz. Tali tutored at-risk youth in Jerusalem and was a guide at the Herzl Museum. She received certification in couples’ counseling and teaching Hilkhot Niddah. Tali returned to Riverdale to study at Maharat. She served as a chaplain intern at Columbia and Weil-Cornell, and rabbinic intern at The National Synagogue and the Bayit. Tali lives in Riverdale with her husband Yechiel, and their daughters, Ayala and Lilach.