Contact Us

Congregation Beit Simchat Torah Synagogue
‎130 West 30th St, New York, NY 10001-4004
Phone: 212-929-9498, Fax: 212-620-3154‎

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9am -5pm
Fridays in Winter Months: 9am - 3pm
Fridays in Summer Months: 9am - 4pm

In Case of Emergencywith regard to a death or other emergency pastoral needs outside of regularly scheduled office hours,
call 917-513-0413 and a member of our clergy will be in touch with you, as soon as possible!

Clergy Contacts

 Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, Senior Rabbi
 Contact Tasha Calhoun, tcalhoun@cbst.org 

 Rabbi Yael Rapport, Assistant Rabbi
 rabbirapport@cbst.org, x826

 Cantor Steve Zeidenberg,
 Steven M. Fruh-Paul L. Marsolini Cantorial Position
 cantorzeidenberg@cbst.org x824

 Rabbi Marisa Elana James, 
 Director of Social Justice Programming
 rabbijames@cbst.org x822

 Joyce Rosenzweig, Music Director
 jrosenzweig@cbst.org x823

 Steven Philp
 Cooperberg-Rittmaster Rabbinical Intern 
 sphilp@cbst.org x827

 Rabbi Ayalon Eliach
 Cooperberg-Rittmaster Rabbinical Intern
 rabbieliach@cbst.org x828

Contact by Topic 

 Yolanda Potasinski, Executive Director
 ypotasinski@cbst.org x811
 Community Policies
 Rabbi Yael Rapport, Assistant Rabbi
 rabbirapport@cbst.org x826
 Adult Education, Limmud Education,   Children and Adult B'nai Mitzvah,   Conversion
 Cantor Steve Zeidenberg
 cantorzeidenberg@cbst.org x824
 Torah Reading, Chorus, Conversion
 Rabbi Mike Moskowitz, Scholar-in-Residence   for Trans and Queer Jewish Studies
 Trans, Queer Studies
 Jennifer Kleinbaum

 Yortzeits, Memorial Plaques

 Ann Targownik, x814
 Ruth Kleinman, x815

 Capital Campaign,
 Membership, Contributions
 Planned Giving

 Assaf Astrinsky


 Tasha Calhoun

 Rabbi Kleinbam,
 Lifecycle Events,
 Ritual Matters, Media Inquiries

 Rabbi Marisa James

 Social Justice Programming, Accessibility,
 ASL Interpretation

 synagogue@cbst.org  Building Services, Space Use Inquiries

 Julie Seltzer

 Children's and Family Programming
 Nancy Nisselbaum
 Programs/Events at CBST, ENews, Shabbat   Program, Communications
 Chaz Macrina
CBST Cemetary, General CBST Information

Patrice Ruel

Religious Services
Izzy Levy, ilevy@cbst.org, x843 Communications, Website


Kiddush Sponsorships: kiddush@cbst.org
Children’s Programming: children@cbst.org
Membership: membership@cbst.org 
Yortzeits: cbstoffice@cbst.org