Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander is Vice President for University and Community Life at Yeshiva University and teaches rabbinics at RIETS. He is the Rabbi Emeritus of the Boca Raton Synagogue, and the founder of the Katz Yeshiva High School of South Florida. During his 14 years of service to that community, he oversaw its explosive growth from 60 families to over 600 families. He has received numerous awards for community service and has authored many articles in areas of Jewish law and philosophy appearing in various scholarly journals. Rabbi Dr. Brander delivers popular lectures in various areas of Jewish thought and jurisprudence and has spoken in communities throughout North America, United Kingdom, South Africa, Australia and Israel.