Rabba Yaffa Epstein

Director of Education, North America
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies

Rabba Yaffa Epstein, Esq. is a dynamic and in-demand Jewish educator who serves as the Director of Education, North America for the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. Adept at inspiring diverse audiences with a critical and open approach to Jewish learning, Rabba Epstein is a beloved speaker at Limmud events, Moishe House conferences and gatherings for Hillel professionals.

She received Rabbinic Ordination from Yeshivat Maharat and holds a Law Degree from Bar-Ilan University.

She has been involved in Women’s issues in Israel for over a decade, and has sat on the board of Mavoi Satum, an organization working to promote Women’s rights in the divorce process. 


Trailblazing Jewish Women: Female Leadership from the Talmud to Today

Plenary: Power Women Making a Difference