Rabbi Barry Dov Katz is the rabbi of the Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel of Riverdale. Before coming to the Bronx, he served for seven years as the spiritual leader of Congregation Eitz Chaim, in Monroe, NY and as student rabbi at Neve Hanna, a home for youngsters from dysfunctional families in Kiryat Gat, Israel.

He received his ordination and a Master’s Degree in Rabbinics from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and holds a degree in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. Rabbi Katz is Adjunct Lecturer at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.