JAKE ADLER is a student at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, from which he is expected to graduate in June. He is currently serving Congregation Am Haskalah as their student rabbi. He has previously worked as the Jewish Student Advisor at Haverford College and had rabbinic internships at the Abramson Center for Jewish Life, the Tikkun Olam Commission of the Reconstructionist movement, Bristol Jewish Center, and Congregation Beth El of Bennington, VT. Prior to entering rabbinical school, he was a case manager at a Jewish social services agency in Chicago, ran ropes courses at Jewish summer camps, and worked at the Union for Reform Judaism’s national office in New York City. He is passionate about experiential education, service learning, incorporating Jewish values into everyday life and experiences, and creating welcoming spaces for spiritual growth – both individual and communal. He is the proud partner of Jillian and father of Daniel.