Rabbi Yehoshua Styne serves as a first-year Talmud Rebbe, as well as a teacher of halacha, ethics and philosophy. He mentors students and is available to meet with them regularly. Born in Great Neck, NY, Rabbi Styne studied Management and Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania and the Wharton School of business before migrating west to study at USC’s Graduate School of Cinema. Having learned at the Mir Yeshiva under Rav Asher Arielli and Rav Yosef Elefant, he went on to receive his rabbinic ordination from Rav Yosef Lerner and Rav Moshe Halbershtam (zt”l) from the Edah Charedis Rabbinical Court of Jerusalem.
Rabbi Styne is currently the Israel Educational Director of Meor Israel which provides outreach to university students at over twenty college campuses (including Harvard, Stanford, MIT, and Yale). He currently resides in Jerusalem with his wife and children.