In journeying back into his Jewish heritage, Ricki received his rabbinic ordination from Aish Jerusalem.
His wife Sarah is from Los Angeles who studied at UC Santa Barbara, double majoring in Women’s Studies and Sociology.
Seth is originally from Marion, Ohio, and earned a BA in Religious and Jewish Studies from Indiana University.
In 2003, he came to Israel to get answers to some plaguing questions.
Rafi was born in Chicago, lived on an Air Force base in Wichita Falls, Texas (where his father was a chaplain), moved to Jerusalem, and then returned to Chicago – all before his 10th birthday.Before starting law school, Chananel spent the summer in Israel and changed his life direction – instead spending the next six years studying at Aish Jerusalem.Chananel lives in Boston with his wife Michelle (originally from London) and two children.After visiting Aish Ha Torah, he decided to stay indefinitely until he “had the capability to make a difference in the world.” After three years at Indiana University, Seth and his wife Lisa moved to Pittsburgh where they run learning programs and Shabbat experiences, organize trips to Israel, support pro-Israel activities, and serve as a home-away-from-home for Jewish students.Seth's motto: Take responsibility for your growth in a way that inspires you to pass it on.