Rabbi Pinny Rosenthal

Rabbi Pinny Rosenthal

Fellowship Director

Originally from Seattle, Washington, Rabbi Pinny Rosenthal received a BS in Finance from Touro College, an MA in Education Administration from Columbia University and rabbinic ordination from Yeshiva B’nei Torah in Far Rockaway, NY. He was Dean of the Torah Academy of Long Island for 10 years and has been teaching in various local communities for the past 20 years. Over 750 of his classes are available on YUTorah.org. He also was the lead guitarist for Shlock Rock for many years. For almost a decade, Rabbi Rosenthal played a crucial role at the Manhattan Jewish Experience. Rabbi “Pinny” was the Senior Director involved in many organizational aspects including management, development, teaching, program planning and counseling. He currently enjoys teaching the MJE Lamm Fellowship now in its 12th year, which has provided a year of intense Jewish education for MJE’ers who were denied Jewish education in their youth. Rabbi Pinny lives in West Hempstead with his wife Marie and their six children.