Rabbi Jen Gubitz


Rabbi Jen Gubitz is the founder of Modern JewISH Couples which supports couples on the pathway to marriage and beyond, and runs the BMitzvah Program at Temple Shalom of Newton. Her welcoming vibe weaves learning, ritual and lifecycle experiences full of music, poetry, honesty and humor.

Gubitz is a graduate of the Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University and Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (NY ‘12) where she was a Tisch Fellow and wrote her thesis on Jewish death education for children. She completed an MBA-level entrepreneurship program through Columbia Business School and Glean Network and an intensive certificate in Family Therapy with Therapy Training Boston. She directed the Riverway Project in Boston from 2016-2021.

She is the co-host of the OMfG Podcast: Jewish Wisdom for Unprecedented Times and her writing appears in the Boston Globe, Romper, Lilith Magazine, OnBeing, and the Jewish Daily Forward.

A midwesterner at heart,  Jen lives in Boston with her husband Matan, their rescue dog Joey, and loves folk music, puns, and cold brew coffee. Learn more here: www.jengubitz.com