David Singer

David Singer

Limmud North America

National Director

Rabbi David Singer serves as National Director of Limmud North America.

Previously the Executive Director of UC San Diego Hillel, David oversaw a period of exponential growth in the organization’s student-facing programs and brought to positive conclusion a nearly 20-year legal battle to build a permanent facility near the university. David served as Associate Rabbi of Congregation Shearith Israel in Dallas, where he was the Director and founding rabbi of Makom, a young spiritual community recognized by Slingshot 14-15 as one of the most innovative Jewish organizations in North America.

Named by The Jewish Daily Forward as one of America’s Most Inspiring Rabbis, David is a graduate of Clal’s Clergy Leadership Incubator and Rabbis Without Borders. David studied history at the University of California, Berkeley and is a graduate of the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies. He is the author of many articles as well as “Yisrael Sheli”, a religious school textbook about Israel.

David is married to Danielle Rugoff, with whom he raises a french bulldog, Jackson.

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David Singer