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Deborah Salomon

Hebrew Wizards
Greenwich, CT
Deborah Salomon is a pioneer in Jewish education. She created and founded the innovative and non-traditional model for Jewish learning, Hebrew Wizards. Her Innovative and unique Curriculum has become nationally acclaimed. As Rabbi and Director, Deborah continues to engagestudents, teens and families. Her father was a Rabbi and her mother a Jewish educator, so it’s 2nd nature. Through her parents, her various religious school exposure and her amazing camp experiences, Deborah learned to love her Jewish heritage. It’s through that love of being Jewish that she brings a whole new model for Jewish learning.
Deborah is a seasoned tennis player through her High School, College, Corporate and finally Maccabbiah Teams.
She is currently ranked as a 4.5 U.S.T.A tennis player competing on 2 State Teams each summer. Deborah and her husband, Buster, live in Stamford, Connecticut with their 3 beautiful daughters. As a family, they travel all around the world enjoying and exploring the various Wonders of the World. 
Prior to her brother, Dr. Marc Tarasow’s illness and subsequent death, Deborah worked on Wall Street as an investment manager until 2002. Deborah earned her B.A in Economics and Hebrew from the State University at Binghamton in 1985 and her M.B.A in Investment Management from Pace University in 1990. Deborah was ordained as a Rabbi in January, 2012 from Jewish Spiritual Leaders Institute, JSLI under the leadership of Rabbi Steven Blane.