Toba Spitzer is the rabbi of Congregation Dorshei Tzedek in West Newton, MA. A graduate of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, she has served as President of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association, and has been involved for many years in the work of social and economic justice. She is excited that Tivnu is seeking to integrate a hands-on approach to doing good work in the world with a commitment to an exploration of Jewish texts and a deeper understanding of the issues that give rise to economic inequality and injustice.