Rabbi of Congregation Agudath Jacob in Waco, Texas, from 2004 until 2015, Gordy is now the executive director of The Foundation for Jewish Studies in Maryland. Prior to leading his Waco congregation, he spent 20 years as a Jewish educator in various positions around the country, both in informal and formal education. Originally from Detroit, Gordy moved to Dallas in 1990 to be Director of Education at Congregation Shearith Israel, then spent seven years as Director of the Jewish Education Department for the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas. In Waco, he also served on the boards of Caritas of Waco and Jewish Children’s Regional Service, as well as on the city’s poverty solutions steering committee. He holds an MSW from the University of Chicago. His ordination was given privately in Dallas by two Orthodox rabbis. Gordy now resides with his wife in Columbia, Maryland.
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