Rabbi Yossi Grossman
Rabbi Grossman, Dean of TORCH and his wife Faige moved to Houston from the eastern end of Long Island (Brooklyn) in 1998, and now consider themselves native Texans.
Prior to that, Rabbi Grossman taught Jewish adult education classes on campus at Princeton University, and religious seminars in the former Soviet Union. Rabbi Grossmanís easygoing, laid-back style and love of learning combine to create a flair for reaching and teaching Jews from all walks of life. Rabbi Grossman is one of the leading Jewish Medical Ethicists in the Southwest, and currently holds the Rubenfeld Family Chair of Jewish Medical Ethics and is director of the newly founded Jewish Ethics Institute. The Grossmans have three children, Ahuva, Sasson, and Penina.