Rabbi Gedalyah Berger recently joined the Orthodox Union as Adult Education Coordinator in the Deptartment of Synagogue Services; before joining the OU, he served for 15 years as Rabbi of Fleetwood Synagogue in Mount Vernon, NY. Rabbi Berger serves as a Ra”M in the Graduate Program for Women in Advanced Talmudic Studies at Yeshiva University, and as a maggid shi’ur at the Yo`etzet Halakhah program of Nishmat’s Miriam Glaubach Center

Rabbi Berger graduated from Yeshiva College in 1994 with a B.A. in physics, studied for three years at Yeshivat Har Etzion in Israel under the tutelage of HaRav Aharon Lichtenstein zt”l, received his semikhah from RIETS in 1998, and was a fellow of RIETS’s Bella and Harry Wexner Kollel Elyon.   He was Northeast Vice President of the Rabbinical Council of America from 2013-2015, and currently serves on the RCA’s Executive Committee.  He is a Halakhic Consultant for Yesh Tikva, an infertility support organization.

Rabbi Berger and his wife Miriam are the proud parents of Shoshana, Racheli, Sheindl, Baruch Meir, and Shira.