Rabbi Andrue KahnBack
Rabbi Andrue (Andy) Kahn (he/they) grew up in Tacoma, Washington, and has lived in New York since 2009. Prior to starting rabbinical school at Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion, he received a BA from Kenyon College in Ohio, an MA from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, and an MA from the Jewish Theological Seminary in Manhattan. He has served as associate rabbi at Congregation Emanu-El of the City of New York since 2018, where he has invigorated community for members in their 20s and 30s, organized interfaith programming, and led people of all ages in deep Jewish learning geared towards spiritual development and tikkun olam. His edited volume, The Sacred Earth: Jewish Perspectives on Our Planet, will be published in April of 2023 through CCAR Press. Rabbi Andy currently resides in Brooklyn, NY, with his spouse Mia and their dog Babka.