Rabbi Ezra Amichai, Founder
Rabbi Ezra Amichai, 35, grew up on the Upper East Side of Manhattan before moving to Israel in 2000. He then received rabbinic ordination (smicha) in 2005 from the Bat Ayin Yeshiva in Gush Etzion and from Rabbi Zalman Nechemia Goldberg in Jerusalem. During this time he began building the network and organization that officialy became the Jerusalem Soul Center in 2006. He teaches in a number of different programs in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. He is married to Malka Chana and lives in the Jerusalem area.