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Kenneth Ian Segel, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1970. Recipient Righteous Man award Detroit Armenian Community, 1990, Man of Year award Fresno Armenian Community, 1990.

Background

Segel, Kenneth Ian was born on March 16, 1942 in Buffalo. Son of David and Ethel (Wernick) Segel.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1963. Master of Arts in Hebrew Literature, Hebrew Union College, 1970.

Career

Associate rabbi, Rodet Shalom Temple, Pittsburgh, 1970-1975;rabbi, Gates of Prayer Congregation, New Orleans, 1975-1984;rabbi, Temple Emanuel, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1984-1987;rabbi, Temple Beth Israel, Fresno, California, since 1987. Lecturer in philosophy Fresno (California) State University, since 1988. Co-chairman FresnoJewish Community Rels.

Committee, since 1988. Member Executive Committee Fresno Jewish Federation, since 1988. Board directors National Rabbinic Cabinet, United Jewish Appeal, New York City, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Personal Word, 1990. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member ethics committee St. Agnes Hospital Valley Children's House, Fresno, since 1990. Board directors Fresno Human Relations Committee, since 1990. Co-chairman Doctor Mlking Committee, Fresno, 1988-1990.

Member Governor's Committee on Aging, Sacramento, 1988-1990. Member Fresno Ministerial Association (president since 1990), Center Center American Rabbis, Pacific Association Reform Rabbis, American Jewish History Society, American Reform Zionist Association (executive council since 1980), American Jewish Committee (executive council since 1988).

Connections

Married Sandra Goodman, August 10, 1969. 1 child, Bree Arlyn.

father:
David Segel

mother:
Ethel (Wernick) Segel

spouse:
Sandra Goodman

child:
Bree Arlyn Segel