Our Faculty

Rav Meir BraunsteinRav Meir Braunstein - Rav Braunstein was a Magid Shiur at Yeshiva Aderes HaTorah (Rav Senter's Yeshiva) in Yerushalayim from 2007 to 2011. In addition, he served as Morah D'Asra of Kehillas Beis Waldman in Arzei Habira, Yerushalayim. He recieved Smicha from the Rav Av Beis Din of Yerushalayim Hagaon Harav Rav Moshe Sternbuch, shlita. He also did shimush by Rav Yitzchok Berkowitz, shlita, noted Posek. Rav Braunstein studied at the Mir Yeshiva in Yerushalayim for seven years and developed a very close relationship with Rav Yosef Elephant, shlita, and was chavrusas with two of the Magidei Shiurim of the Mir, Rav Yehuda Wagshall, shlita, and Rav Moshe Ahron Friedman, shlita, for many years. Before joining Yeshiva Aderes Hatorah, Rav Braunstein was a Shoel Umeishiv at the Mir Yeshiva. He was born and raised in Brooklyn. His elementary, high school and formative beis medrash years were in Chaim Berlin and Shaar HaTorah in Queens.
Rav Yechezkel RodkinRav Yechezkel Rodkin - As a talmid of Yeshivas Ohr Hameir of Peekskill, Rav Yechezkel Rodkin embodies the continuity of limud HaTorah and hasmada handed from Rebbi to talmid. He learned from his own Roshei Yeshiva, Rav Eliyahu Kanarek, shlita and Rav Avrohom Brog, shlita, how to be a superior role model for his talmidim and to exemplify the middah of “lilmod ulilamed.” Rav Rodkin learned for many years in the Mirrer Yeshiva in Yerushalayim, while attending shiurim by Rav Nechemia Kaplan, and has been a popular Magid Shiur in Yeshivas Aderes HaTorah for several years. Rav Rodkin, who grew up in our community, has a keen understanding of the challenges facing American Yeshiva bochurim returning from years in Israel and he has been a magnet for bochurim seeking advice and guidance. His warm and inviting personality, coupled with his inspiring musical talent, have enabled Rav Rodkin to excel at meeting his talmidim's full range of Torah learning, social, and emotional needs.
Rav Yisroel Gold Rav Yisroel Gold - Rav Yisroel Gold's passion for learning and kiyum hamitzvos have their roots in the unusual combination of Belzer Chassidus yichus and Yeshivas Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin training. He exemplifies the renowned Belzer middah of care and concern for every Yid. Thanks to the strong hashpa'ah of his Rabbeim, Rav Aharon Shechter, shlita and Rav Chaim Kitawitz, shlita, Rav Gold is able to guide his talmidim in advanced-level learning to achieve mastery of a sugya. At the Mirrer Yeshiva, Rav Gold was a talmid of Rav Eitan Yaffen, shlita and Rav Asher Arielli, shlita. He also forged a close connection with his chavrusa, Rav Chaim Zvi Senter, shlita, who brought him to Yeshiva Aderes HaTorah, where Rav Gold was a popular Maggid Shiur for over 5 years, helping his talmidim grow in learning and in avodas Hashem.

Last Updated on September 2012