"At the Mesivta of Houston, it is our goal to empower each Talmid with excellence in Lemudai Kodesh and secular studies in a warm and caring environment. We strive to develop complete Bnei Torah who will have confidence and enthusiasm in learning, refined Midos, and a passion for Yiddishkeit. Individual attention will be provided to all Talmidim, enabling them to maximize their potential, ensuring that each Talmid be armed with the tools necessary for a successful and happy future".
Rav Elya Brudny
Da'as Torah of the Mesivta
Rabbi Akiva Rotenberg
Rabbi Akiva Rotenberg originally from Toronto, Canada is a talented individual, known for his warmth, passion, and inspirational energy. He has been the Rosh Kollel of a large, successful night Kollel in Lakewood, NJ for many years, as well as an experienced and much- admired Rebbi for Mesivta-age boys. Additionally, he has gained a reputation as someone who connects with all of his Talmidim, inspiring each one to maximize his potential. Rabbi Rotenberg is a graduate of the Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia, and has retained a strong and close relationship with his Roshei Yeshiva; Harav Shmuel and Shalom Kamenetzky shlit”a, along with Harav Yehuda Svei shlit”a. He then studied in Jerusalem’s Yeshivas HaGramad and Beth Medrah Gavoha (BMG) of Lakewood, New Jersey. It was in BMG where he received a comprehensive Semicha. Additionally he has written on various Gemara and Halachic topics, which have been published by “Shivti”, a branch of BMG, and has accordingly lectured on both Halachik and Gemara topics around the tri- state area.
Rabbi Dovid Lieberman
Rabbi Dovid Lieberman has been involved in Jewish education for over a decade. He grew up in Brooklyn New York and received Semicha from Yeshiva Chafetz Chaim in Queens. From New York, he moved to Northern California where he served as both a teacher and a Principal at South Peninsula Hebrew Day School. Rabbi Lieberman received his Masters Degree from Yeshiva University’s Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration. He has been awarded certificates in educational leadership from Harvard University, Consortium of Jewish Day Schools, and Prizmah Center for Jewish Day Schools. Rabbi Lieberman is passionate about his students becoming independent learners and critical thinkers. He is focused on being data driven to ensure that every single student reaches their potential.