Rabbi Elizabeth Zeller is originally from West Lafayette, Indiana and is a graduate of Hebrew Union College (HUC-JIR) in Cincinnati where she was ordained in 2009. She also holds a Masters in Hebrew Letters from HUC. She holds a BA in Jewish Studies and Political Science from Indiana University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Her prior congregational experience includes Temple Beth El (Tacoma, WA) and The Reform Temple of Forest Hills (Queens, NY) where she was the Associate Rabbi Educator, developing and expanding youth programs, young family engagement, and outreach.
Liz is a product of the Reform youth movement, having spent her formative years in NFTY and then working as a TYG advisor, herself. She spent over a decade at URJ Goldman Union Camp Institute (GUCI), as a camper and then as a staff and senior staff member. Liz has served on faculty at URJ Eisner and Crane Lake Camps. She is currently serving as the immediate past-president of the Women's Rabbinic Network. She lives in New York with her husband and son.