Rabbi Jacob Blumenthal
Jacob Blumenthal is the Chief Executive of the Rabbinical Assembly. He served for 20 years as founding rabbi of Shaare Torah in Gaithersburg, Maryland since ordination by JTS in 1999. Jacob also served in various lay leadership capacities within the Rabbinical Assembly, including chairman of the Joint Placement Commission, member of the Executive Council and Administrative Committee, and the Our RA Vision working group. He also played important roles in developing entrepreneurial projects such as the Ramah DC Day Camp and Jewish Millennials Engagment Project in the DC area.