Meet Our Rabbis
Rabbi Aaron Benjamin Bisno
Frances F. & David R. Levin Rabbinic Scholar
Rabbi Aaron Bisno, a graduate of Washington University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, where he was ordained in 1996 and received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree in 2021 for his 25 years of rabbinic service.
Rabbi Sharyn Henry
Rabbi Sharyn H. Henry has been with Rodef Shalom since 2004.
Her rabbinic focus centers on social action, inclusion, and worship. In 2013, Rabbi Henry was presented with a Doctor of Divinity degree by the Hebrew Union College for her 25 years teaching “the faith, culture and ethics of Reform Judaism."
Dr. Rabbi Walter Jacob
Dr. Rabbi Walter Jacob is Rodef Shalom's Rabbi Emeritus and Senior Scholar.
Born into a rabbinic family that dates back some 400 years, Dr. Rabbi Jacob’s early years were lived under the foreboding shadow of mid-20th century Germany.
Rabbi Jessica E. Locketz
Rabbi Jessica E. Locketz recently returned to Rodef Shalom after serving as an Assistant Rabbi here upon her ordination from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in 1999. Rabbi Locketz is excited to be rejoining the Rodef Shalom Family and looks forward to meeting (and getting reacquainted with) its members.
Meet Our Staff
Jewish Life Team
Rabbi Larry Freedman
Sidney & Shirley C. Rapport Family Center Director
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Director of Informal Jewish Life
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Rabbinic Office Manager
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Director of Finance and Administration
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Director of Membership and Human Resources
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Support Services Coordinator
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Facilities and Rental Team
Director of Facilities and Sustainability
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West View Cemetery Superintendent