Rabbi Jennifer Gorman has been active in the Jewish community since her teen years in USY, continuing throughout her career. A graduate of Brandeis University, and the Jewish Theological Seminary, she has a diverse background working with the US Navy and civilian communities in the United States and Canada. Most recently, she served as Executive Director of MERCAZ-Canada and the Canadian Foundation for Masorti Judaism, and now serves on the MERCAZ board. She is active in the Toronto Board of Rabbis and Rabbinical Assembly. In her free time, she follows theatre, loves to read or binge tv and movies, cook, and spend time with her spouse, kids, and cats.