Our Spiritual Leader

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Spiritual Leader, Emily Katcher

Student Rabbi

Student Rabbi Emily Katcher has been leading and teaching in Jewish communities for over 20 years. She has served as a Cantorial Soloist, a Songleader, an Education Director, a Teacher and as a Student Rabbi.

Emily is currently a Rabbinical Student at the Academy for Jewish Religion, Los Angeles, a transdenominational seminary training Rabbis, Cantors and Chaplains to serve diverse modern Jewish communities. Her BA is in Near Eastern Religion from Cal State Long Beach.

She lives in West Seattle with her husband Matt and their three children, a dog and a cat.