Jeremy D. Sher is studying to become a rabbi under the mentorship of Rabbi Natan Margalit of OrganicTorah.org. He has been active in the Jewish community since the mid-1990s in many capacities, including as a synagogue board member. He was a founding member of the Jewish Alliance for Justice and Peace, which has since merged with J Street. He holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.