Transition/Search Timeline

October 2017 through May 2018
Congregational Survey
Congregational conversations
Summary reports submitted to board and membership (by Annual Meeting on June 5th)

May through September 2018
Application written and ready for posting on The Rabbinical Assembly website by Aug 1. Posting anticipated before the High Holy Days

October through December 2018
Receive applications from RA
Start selection process
Round 1 telephone calls
Round 2 Skype interview by full committee

January and February 2019
In-person interviews/candidate visits to Beth Jacob
Recommendation forwarded to Board by Search Committee
Recommendation by Board to Membership for vote (per bylaws)

March 2019
Offer made
Contract negotiated and signed

July 1, 2019
New senior rabbi begins at Beth Jacob