Rabbi Michael Ross

Wedding Officiant, Educator, Meditation Teacher in Hudson, Ohio

Rabbi Michael Ross is a Reconstructionist rabbi living in Beachwood, Ohio. He is the Senior Jewish Educator at Kent State Hillel and Rabbi of Temple Beth Shalom, Hudson. He is an adjunct professor at Kent State University, teaching Hebrew Bible and Modern Jewish Thought.

Rabbi Michael is a Jewish meditation instructor who has developed a number of meditation groups. He directed a private learning center “Hayom,” dedicated to “present-tense Judaism” for 5 years. He also directed synagogue schools in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina.

He is a member of the founding cohort of “Rabbis Without Borders.”

He is a published curriculum writer. He co-edited the recent children’s prayer-book, “Kol HaNo’ar: The Voice of Children.”

He is married to Rabbi Rachel Brown. Together Rachel and Michael are busy celebrating family life with their child, Gabriel.

  • Education
    • RRC
    • American Jewish University