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Rabbi Jay Kelman

Rabbi Jay Kelman CPA, CA founder of Torah in Motion, received a BSc in accounting from Yeshiva University and Smicha from its affiliate, Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. He served as a pulpit rabbi in Toronto for 15 years, and was a recipient of the Award for Rabbinic Leadership from the United Jewish Communities Federation of North America. Rabbi Kelman is a member of the Rabbinical Council of America, the Interntional Rabbinic Fellowship and the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario. Rabbi Kelman previously worked in the Tax Department of a large international accounting firm. For 15 years his monthly column Money Matters was published in the Canadian Jewish News. In addition to his founder and leadership roles in Torah in Motion, Rabbi Kelman teaches Halacha and Rabbinics at the TanenbaumCommunity Hebrew Academy of Toronto. He and his wife Ilana are the proud parents of six children. Rabbi Kelman can be reached at