Semikha, Class of 2019
Rabbi Eitan Cooper
Assistant Rabbi, Beth Sholom Congregation and Talmud Torah
Eitan Cooper earned his undergraduate degree in Judaic Studies and Psychology from Brandeis University, and spent two years learning in Israel at Yeshivat HaKotel and Pardes. Eitan has served as a Rabbinic Intern and Co-Youth Director at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, as well as a guest educator at Young Israel Ohab Zedek. Alongside his rabbinic training and associated job and volunteer opportunities, Eitan has worked the last six years for Rosov Consulting, a company specializing in research and evaluation for Jewish foundations and non-profits. Eitan, his wife, Dita, and two young sons, Noam and Itai, live in Potomac, Maryland, where Eitan serves as Assistant Rabbi at Beth Sholom Congregation and Talmud Torah.