Rabbi Jennifer Rudin is the founder of Simcha Services and Congregation Derech HaShalom. She is a Liberal Rabbi and experienced Jewish educator who believes that Judaism is relevant, meaningful and inspirational. Rabbi Rudin supports families in uniquely celebrating Jewish life events. Her work is grounded in the belief that every person experiences and expresses Judaism differently…Your Judaism….Your Way!
Rabbi Rudin holds an Undergraduate Degree in Urban Bilingual Education from Wheaton College, Norton, MA where she was a Wheaton Scholar. She earned a Masters in Jewish Education and a certificate in Jewish Family Education and from Hebrew College, Newton, MA.
Rabbi Rudin was ordained by The Jewish Spiritual Leader’s Institute and received her Rabbinic Semicha in July, 2017.
Rabbi Rudin was twice honored by the Boston Bureau of Jewish Education when she was awarded the Keter Torah Award for her groundbreaking work in Jewish education and her commitment to Jewish education. Rabbi Rudin teaches in the Middle School at Metro West Jewish Day School.