Rabbi Ezra Wiener is TABC’s Principal of Judaic Studies, focusing on our students’ spiritual development. He teaches Gemara and Mishna and is the Director of Israel Guidance, assisting students and parents in the decision-making process of where to study during their year in Israel. He also mentors new members of the TABC Judaic Studies faculty and is one of the faculty participants facilitating TABC’s very successful Hadracha program. Rabbi Wiener encourages extra learning at TABC by delivering a voluntary Sunday morning Gemara shiur, serving as the shoel u’meishiv at night seder, and supervising and serving as Rebbe of the Tzurba D’Rabbanan Advanced Talmud Program. Rabbi Wiener received his BA in Biology from Yeshiva University and his MA in Physical Therapy from Touro College. In addition, he received his Smicha from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg.