Adventure Rabbi in the News:
New York Times
March 23, 2003
Jamie Korngold and Jeff Finkelstein
Rabbi Jamie Samisch Korngold, a daughter of Carole and Robert Korngold of Scarsdale, N.Y., is to be married Sunday, March 23, 2003 to Jeff Finkelstein, a son of Ruth and Les Finkelstein of St. Louis. Rabbi Elissa Kohen will officiate in Chautauqua Park in Boulder, Colo.
Rabbi Korngold, 37, is the founder of the Web site AdventureRabbi.com, which combines Jewish spirituality with hikes and other outdoor activities. She is also the rabbi at Ohr Shalom, a synagogue in Grand Junction, Colo. She graduated from Cornell and received her ordination from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati.
Her father owns LearntoReadOnline.com, a Web site based in Scarsdale that helps parents teach their children to learn to read. Her mother is the founder and executive director of the Center for Montessori Education, a program based in White Plains that trains educators in the Montessori teaching method.
Mr. Finkelstein, 30, owns Customer Paradigm, a consulting firm in Boulder that specializes in Internet privacy and marketing. He graduated from the University of Michigan and received an M.B.A. from the University of Colorado. His parents own Sunshine Drapery and Interior Fashions, a home decorating company in St. Louis.