Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, PhD, is a scholar, Jewish institutional leader, author, strategic innovator, and public speaker. For the past five years, she served as the national director of recruitment and admissions at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC), where she was appointed, in 2013, President’s Scholar and most recently assistant professor of Jewish thought and ethics. Prior to her role at HUC, Sabath Beit-Halachmi served as vice president of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem and for over a decade as a member of the institute’s faculty. She also directed Hartman’s lay and rabbinic leadership programs for North American leaders as well as programs in pluralism and Jewish identity for officers of the Israel Defense Forces. She currently lives in Cincinnati with her husband, Rabbi Ofer Sabath Beit-Halachmi, and their three children. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.