Goldreich, MJS Revital Somekh (AJRCA 2019)

Revital is a stained-glass Judaic artist-cum-scholar and educator.  She started her teaching career in the Israeli Defense Force, where she was one of the first women artillery officers. After receiving her BA in Architecture from the Technion in Haifa, she traveled around the world, eventually settling in Los Angeles, where she practiced as  a certified public accountant (CPA) licensed  to audit in California.

Kuperstock, Chaplain Dina Batsheva (AJRCA 2019)

Chaplain Dina Kuperstock graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a BA in American Culture, and minors in Film/Media  and Anthropology.  Prior to pursuing chaplaincy, Dina was an agent  in the Media Finance Department at Creative Artists Agency, one of the world’s largest entertainment agencies. She managed the company’s film sales business, licensing…

Megdal, Cantor Bryce Emily (AJRCA 2015 & 2019)

Bryce Emily Megdal was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona.  She attended a Jewish day school from first through eighth grade, where she developed a  lifelong passion for Judaism and the Hebrew language.  She began her singing journey in fourth grade, when she joined the Tucson Jewish Youth  Choir in its first year.

Campbell, Cantor Orly (AJRCA 2019)

Orly Campbell graduated from California State University, Northridge with a BA in Vocal Arts. Prior to beginning her journey at the Academy for Jewish Religion California (AJRCA) she was already a year into her most proud job-being a new mom. Little did she know she would not only complete her Master’s degree with one child, but with three.