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Gerald Serotta, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1974; certified pastoral counselor. Advisory board Shalon Center, Philadelphia, since 1982, Jewish Fund for Justice, New York City, 1984; board directors Hesed Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1989. Member Association Hillel Directors (president 1982-1984, executive board 1979-1986), Center Conference American Rabbis.

Background

Serotta, Gerald was born on July 6, 1946 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Maurice and Dorothy Ann (Levin) Serotta.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1968. Master of Arts, Hebrew Union College, 1974. Master of Sacred Theology, New York Theological Seminary, 1977.

Career

Hillel director, City College, New York City, 1974-1976;Hillel director, Adelphi College, Garden City, Long Island, New York, 1976-1977;Hillel director, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1977-1982;Hillel director, B'nai B'rith George Washington University, Washington, since 1982. Founding co-chair New Jewish Agenda, New York City, 1979-1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1974. Certified pastoral counselor.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Jewish Student Press Service, Jerusalem, 1971-1972, New York City, 1972-1973. Member editorial board New Menorah, since 1982, Tikkun, since 1985. Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Advisory board Shalon Center, Philadelphia, since 1982, Jewish Fund for Justice, New York City, 1984. Board directors Hesed Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1989. Member Association Hillel Directors (president 1982-1984, executive board 1979-1986), Center Conference American Rabbis.

Connections

Married Cynthia J. Arnson, August 4, 1985. 1 child, Zachary Jonah.

father:
Maurice Serotta

mother:
Dorothy Ann (Levin) Serotta

spouse:
Cynthia J. Arnson

child:
Zachary Jonah Serotta