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Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone
Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone is the Regional Director of New York NCSY. Since receiving semicha from RIETS, Rabbi Lightstone has been fully engaged in teen and communal work. Over the past five years, more than 10,000 students have attended at least one of his programs. A businessman at heart but a klal person in reality, Rabbi Lightstone infuses his entrepreneurial spirit in all of his programs. Over the past five years, his programs have gained the acclaim of the likes of Ivanka Trump, Senator Joseph Lieberman and Prime Minister Netanyahu's office, among many others. In addition to running NCSY in the New York area, Rabbi Lightstone has recently developed the first mainstream Jewish college credit program for unaffiliated high school students from across North America.