About the Author
Rabbi Lenny Sarko, received his smicha (ordination) from the Rabbinical
Seminary International in New York City. He holds a B.A. degree from Michigan State University,
a M.A. in Jewish Studies from Siegal College, Cleveland, Ohio and is currently a
Ph.D. candidate in Adult Education at The Ohio State University.
Rabbi Sarko has been a Jewish educator for over twenty years in a number of schools,
synagogues, churches and other locations. His expertise includes subjects such as
history, prayer, Jewish holidays, Jewish philosophy, and many other areas. Rabbi
Sarko has served as a spiritual leader for a number of congregations in central
He is a pioneer in the use of modern media as a tool for Judaic education.
He designed a set of 54 interactive CD's for Bar and Bat Mitzvah students,
regularly uses new social media for one-on-one conferencing as well as being
the author of the text "Modern Midrashim."
Rabbi Sarko is a father of three and a grandfather to two. He currently resides
in Columbus, Ohio with his wife Karen.