Rabbi Nimrod and Chana Soll are excited to be joining the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign community in the fall of 2021!

Rabbi Nimrod was born in Jerusalem and raised in New Jersey. He studied at Yeshivat Birkat Moshe in Maale Adumim, and then at Yeshiva University where he received a BA in Political Science in 2014. In 2018 he received an MA in Modern Jewish History from the Bernard Revel Graduate School and Rabbinic Ordination from RIETS. He has been pursuing an LLB from the Law Faculty at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and works at the Rabbinical Courts of the Rabbinate of the State of Israel. Nimrod loves sharing words of Torah and learning new things. He is passionate about Jewish History and Israel.

Chana grew up an Army brat, moving around the world. She received a BA in Middle Eastern and Religious Studies from the College of William and Mary and an MA in Global Communication from George Washington University. As a graduate student, she spent a year doing research in Rabat, Morocco with the Boren Fellowship. Chana has a unique professional background – she previously worked as an Intelligence Analyst for a government contractor and a Social Media Analyst for the US Navy. She most recently worked as a Senior Digital Analyst for DKC. In her spare time, Chana loves learning Torah, reading a good book, running the occasional half marathon, and trying out new recipes.