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Kenneth Louis Cohen, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1980. Recipient certified of merit United States Senator Barbara Mikulski, 1988.

Background

Cohen, Kenneth Louis was born on June 19, 1952 in Rahway, New Jersey, United States. Son of Joseph and Sylvia (Daniels) Cohen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service, Georgetown University, 1974. Master of Arts, Baltimore Hebrew University, 1976. Postgraduate, Leo Baeck College, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Foundation for Amateur Radio, 1990.

Career

Rabbi Cardiff (Wales) New Synagogue, 1980-1984. Associate rabbi Shaarey Zedek, Southfield, Michigan, 1984-1986. Rabbi Beth Shalom, Columbia, Maryland, since 1986.

Deputy Board Deputies of British Jews, London, 1981-1983. Chair Baltimore Washington Union of Jewish Studies, 1972-1974. Member executive committee Jewish Community Council Greater Washington, 1972-1974.

Religious broadcaster British Broadcasting Corporation, 1980-1983. Chair pastoral care committee Howard County Hospital, Columbia, 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, book reviews to various newspapers and professional publications.

Membership

Member Howard County Public Ethics Commission, Ellicott City, Maryland, since 1988, chairperson, 1991. Chaplain United States Naval Reserve, 1983-1991. Member Rabinnical Assembly, Center Conference American Rabbis, Washington Board Rabbis, Baltimore Board Rabbis, New York Board Rabbis, American Radio Relay League (section manager Maryland.-District of Columbia section since 1989).

Connections

Married Gillian Papilsky, March 1, 1987 (deceased October 1991). 1 child, Zachary Natan. Stepchildren: Tal, Daniel.

father:
Joseph Cohen

mother:
Sylvia (Daniels) Cohen

spouse:
Gillian Papilsky

child:
Zachary Natan Cohen

child:
Tal Cohen

child:
Daniel Cohen