Synagogue leaders invest many resources in introducing new programs and processes. Learn how to ensure that your synagogue's efforts are long-lasting. In these times of great change, this webinar will help you navigate some of the difficult choices facing synagogues.
Rabbi Hayim Herring is the Executive Director of STAR (Synagogues: Transformation and Renewal), whose mission is to renew Jewish life through congregational innovation and leadership development. One of STAR’s signature initiatives is Synaplex™, a national synagogue renewal effort with over 130 participating congregations.
Rabbi Herring has conducted studies and published articles in the areas of Jewish continuity, Jewish adolescence, Jewish identity-formation in postmodern America, Conservative Judaism, new organizational models of the American Jewish community, re-envisioning the synagogue and the rabbinate in the United States, and the role of continuing education for congregational rabbis. Currently, he is researching the impact of denominational ideology on Jewish life.