Home >> Alumni and Their Impact >> Meet Our Alumni >> Rabbi Nachum Shiloh Gutierrez

Rabbi Nachum Shiloh Gutierrez

Semikha, Class of 2018

Rabbi Nachum Shiloh Gutierrez

Ritual Director and Teacher

Congregation Or Veshalom

Atlanta, GA

Nachum Gutierrez grew up in Colorado Springs. After finishing a BA in History and Religious Studies from Metropolitan State University of Denver, he traveled together with his wife Melissa to Israel where he studied for two years at The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. After Pardes, Nachum began his studies for semikha at YCT. While at YCT, he completed a unit of clinical pastoral education (chaplaincy) at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale/JTS and has had a two year rabbinic internship at The Abraham Joshua Heschel School. Nachum aspires to be a Jewish educator who can inspire his students to truly and deeply engage with Torah and to be awed by its beauty and profundity. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia along with his wife Melissa, his son Izzy, and his daughter Evvy.