Conference Speakers




 Renée Brachfeld



Mark Novak


Renée Brachfeld and Mark Novak are master storytellers. This husband-wife duo have been presented as Scholars/Artists in Residence at over 140 synagogues across the US and Canada— leading services, presenting workshops and performing for both adult and family audiences. Their recording, ‘King Solomon’s Daughter: Stories & Songs from the Jewish Tradition’ was awarded the Parents’ Choice Gold Award. They have been featured as presenters and teachers at LimmudFest in England, The Grapevine in Takoma Park, MD, Routes, and The Seattle International Storytelling Festival.

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