Rabbi Arye Greenberg grew up in Bat Ayin and completed Hesder at Yeshivat Otniel. He served in the IDF’s Golani brigade, achieving the rank of Captain. He completed a bachelor’s degree at Herzog College in Tanach and Jewish History, after which he received an MA in Jewish History at Tel Aviv University. He has taught Gemara at Yeshivat Bat Ayin (where, after the IDF service, he learned 3 years and received his semicha), Midreshet Zohar, and Mekor Hayim High School. Rabbi Arye loves to read books and discuss them with others, and can give a whole series of shiurim about his favorite series, The Lord of the Rings.

Avia Greenberg is a materials engineer by training specializing in microelectronics. In the IDF, Avia achieved the rank of 2nd Lieutenant, and worked on social welfare issues for a thousand soldiers. Before her army service, she volunteered in Jerusalem with at-risk youth in the Beit Yisrael Mechina. She received her BSc in Materials Engineering from the Azrieli College of Engineering. Avia taught and mentored women studying in Bat Ayin, and ran an open home to many of the local yeshiva and midrasha students. She is interested in ecology and the environment and loves camping.