Rabbi Jordan Soffer is the Rabbi-in-Residence at Carmel Academy. Originally from New City, NY, Jordan graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he studied Religion and Jewish Education. Jordan continued his studies at Yeshivat Maaleh Gilboa, Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, and Mechon Hadar. Jordan received smicha from Yeshivat Chovevei Torah and holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Yeshiva University. He has worked or interned at Ramah Day Camp in Nyack, Kinneret Day School, Abraham Joshua Heschel Middle School, Congregation Orach Chaim and Hebrew Institute in White Plains.
Jordan recently completed the pilot cohort of the Jewish Agency’s Adaptive Leadership Lab. He and his wife, Marti, an ObGyn Resident at Mt. Sinai Hospital, live in Manhattan, with their daughter, Maayan Devorah.