Rabbi Gershon Schwartz
Dean of Students
Rabbi Gershon Schwartz joined the staff of the Mesivta in 2017 as Dean of Students. Rabbi Schwartz graduated from Touro College with a B.A. in Managerial Accounting, and received his semicha from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg, shlita, of Yerushalayim. Rabbi Schwartz has taught at Yeshivat Reishit in Beit Shemesh, Israel; Yeshivat Derech Hatorah in Brooklyn, NY; Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy (MTA) in NY; and Yeshivat Noam in Paramus, NJ. Rabbi Schwartz has also held leadership roles in Jewish camps, including Camp Shoresh as a rebbe and Head Sports Counselor. For six years, he worked extensively on special programming and activities for Camp Avraham Chaim Heller and NCSY Kollel. In addition to coaching basketball at The Mesivta, he also coached basketball and softball for four years at MTA and at the Rav Teitz Mesivta Academy/Jewish Educational Center (JEC).
Rabbi Schwartz and his family live in Merion Station.