About

IMG_0212 - CopyRabbi Drew Kaplan is an experienced Jewish educator who especially enjoys sharing the richness of the Jewish tradition. Previously, he served for over six and a half years as the current rabbi and director for Southern California Jewish Student Services and Southern California Jewish Young Adult Enrichment, both initiatives of Beth El Synagogue.  Through SoCal Jewish Student Services, he also served as the resident rabbi for Beach Hillel.

Rabbi Drew graduated rabbinical school from Yeshivat Chovevei Torah in June 2009.  Rabbi Drew received his BA in Jewish Studies from Indiana University in December 2003.

Rabbi Drew is a member of the International Rabbinic Fellowship, the Board of Rabbis of Southern California, and the Orange County Board of Rabbis.  He is also on the board of the Interfaith Foundation at University of California, Irvine.

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