Meet Our Guest: Rabbi Scott Westle
Rabbi Scott Westle is now in his 5th year as Rabbi-in-Residence at Heschel, a community TK-8th grade Jewish Day School in Northridge, CA. Scott earned his rabbinic ordination from the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies at the American Jewish University in 2014 with a concentration in philosophy. Previously, he earned his BA in International Security and Conflict Resolution in 2004 from the San Diego State University.
Scott has worked for a number of Jewish organizations in the LA area, including Shomrei Torah Synagogue, Camp Ramah, Hillel at UCLA, Sinai Temple, Los Angeles Hebrew High School, and Temple Aliyah. Scott has also helped lead High Holiday programs and other Jewish content, and serves on the board of directors, at downtown’s Pico Union Project, an interfaith and interethnic art and prayer space. Scott loves his (now) Los Angeles Chargers, the band Phish, Game of Thrones theories, the NBA, and most flavors of Ben & Jerry’s.
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Musical Shout-Out for Our Intro & Outro Beats
- Nola Nigun by Joey Weisenberg and the Hadar Ensemble
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