Haim Shalom is an informal Jewish Educator, teaching in Israel and around the Jewish world. Born and raised in Manchester, England, he now lives and teaches in Jerusalem, where he works as the Rabbi of the Murstein Synagogue of the Taube Family Campus of HUC-JIR Jerusalem. He also serves as the Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions there. He is married to Deborah, a social worker, and is the father to Aviv, Eden and Carmel. He is a proud alumnus of Pardes, having studied in the 2003-4 year program.