Geoffrey Gilbert works as a development consultant in Los Angeles. Most of his work involves working with local governments to find ways to end the problem of homelessness. He was trained as a sociologist (Ph.D. UC, Berkeley) and many of his interpretations rely heavily upon his academic studies. ...
Esther D. Kustanowitz is a writer, editor and social media consultant based in Los Angeles. She has many Dvar Torah writers in her family, and she can't wait to read contributions from Divrei Torah: The Next Generation (two nephews and a niece).
Rabbi of Congregation Tikvat Jacob, Manhattan Beach, California since 1987.
Studied Hebrew and Rabbinics at UCLA, Hebrew University, JTS Rabbinical School, Unoversity of Judaism, Los Angeles. Ordained at Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies.
Owner-Manager of Shalom Travel Consultants