Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh

Staff

HaRav Mordechai Greenberg

Rosh HaYeshiva, Rav Mordechai Greenberg, shlita, came to Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh in 1960, after graduating from the "Yishuv Hechadash" Yeshiva High School in Tel Aviv. He was recognized as one of the Yeshiva's outstanding talmidim, and became a close talmid of the founding Rosh Hayeshiva, Maran Rav Chayim Yaakov Goldvicht, zt"l. As a Hesder student, Rav Greenberg ...

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Rav Menachem Mendel Blachman
Rav Menachem Mendel Blachman
Dean of Overseas Students

Rav Menachem Mendel Blachman was born in Hamburg, Germany, and came to Chicago as a child. He learned in a Lubavitch High School, and then came to Israel to study in the Hevron Yeshiva. He became intimately close with then Rosh Yeshiva, Hagaon Rav Simcha Zissel Brodie, zt"l, and learned b'chavruta with him for over twelve years. He later studied at Kollel Pachad Yitzchak, where he ...

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Rav David Zahtz
Rav David Zahtz
Program Director and Assistant Dean of Overseas Students

Rav David Zahtz grew up in Jamaica Estates, NY. After attending MTA for high school, he studied with his rebbe, Rav Menachem Mendel Blachman, at Kerem B'Yavneh for two years. He then returned to Yeshiva University to learn under Rav Mayer Twersky and to finish a degree in Psychology. Immediately upon finishing his BA, Rav Zahtz joined the semicha program at RIETS, learning first in New ...

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Staff for Overseas Students
Rav Shlomo Friedman

Rav Shlomo Friedman was born and raised in Queens, N.Y, and attended Yeshivat Kerem B'Yanveh in 1978-1980. He is a graduate of Yeshiva University, and received semicha from ...

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Rav Ahron Silver

Rav Ahron Silver was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to a distinguished family of Rabbonim. He is a graduate of Yeshiva University, and received semicha, Yoreh Yoreh and ...

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Rav Moshe Stav

Rav Moshe Stav was born in Yerushalayim. He learned in Yeshivat Kol Torah under Hagaon Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach, zt"l, and in Yeshivat Knesset Chizkiyahu (Kfar Chasidim) ...

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Rav Zev Bannett
Rav Zev Bannett
Mashgiach

Originally born in Israel, Rabbi Bannett grew up in Highland Park NJ, attending Moshe Aaron Yeshiva for his high school education, and being guided in Torah learning by Rabbi ...

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Rav Zvi Davidson
Rav Zvi Davidson
Rebbe/Mashgiach

Rav Davidson has been learning in the Yeshiva since 1999.  After getting married and joining the Kollel in 2004, Rav Davidson has been very involved with the ...

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Rav Dovid Mintz
Rav Dovid Mintz
Night Seder Rebbe/Noseh Venosein

Originally from Highland Park, NJ, Rabbi Dovid Mintz studied for three years in Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh and received semicha from Yeshivat Rabbeinu ...

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Rav Daniel Apfel
Rav Daniel Apfel
Night Seder Meishiv

Rav Daniel, a Teaneck, NJ, native, attended MTA high school, and subsequently studied for two years in Kerem B'Yavneh under the tutelage of Rav Blachman. Rav Apfel ...

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Rav Zev Roness
Rav Zev Roness
Second Year Mashgiach

Rav Zevi Roness was born in New York and made Aliya with his family as a young boy. Upon finishing the hesder program at KBY, Rav Roness spent a year at the Tora Mizion Kollel ...

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Staff for Israeli Program
Rav Dovid Kav
Rav Zechariah Tubi, Rosh Kollel Rabbanut
Rav Kalman Ber
Rav Aharon Friedman
Rav Yitzchak Levi
Rav Ephraim Rubinstein
Rav Ephraim Rubinstein
Posek Hayeshiva
Rav Gavriel Saraf
Rav Aryeh Stern
Rav Omri Kraus
Rav Sharon Yust
Rav Sharon Yust
Mashgiach