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Rabbi Levi Gerlitzky grew up in Brooklyn, NY where his father serves as a Rabbi in multiple senior citizen homes. He studied in Rabbinical seminaries in New York, France and Los Angeles and was ordained in 2014.

Rabbi Gerlitzky has had extensive experience in Jewish outreach. From Pesach in Texas and South Korea, to voluntarily spending summers visiting Jews in Louisiana, and northern California. Rabbi Gerlitzky's pleasant demeanor and listening ear ensures an amiable encounter.

Fraidy (nee Levin) is from Palo Alto, CA. Where her parents serve as the Chabad representatives to the local community. She has studied in the SF bay area, NY and Israel. As a child of emissaries of the Chabad Rebbe, she lives with the ideal of spreading the joys of Judaism to others around her.

Fraidy has taught a wide range of ages in day-schools and Hebrew-schools. Her devotion to the students, coupled with a profound insight into the mind of a child, has earned the admiration of parents and students. Fraidy has also directed a winter and summer camp for children with special needs in the Bay area, CA.

The Gerlitzkys got married in 2015 and lived in NY where Rabbi Levi continued his studies. In 2016 they went to Lagos, Nigeria to run the Chabad high holiday services for the local community.

They have now committed to be the Chabad Representatives on the Big Island of Hawaii and are excited to run Its activities which include; Synagogue services, Hebrew School, adult education, Shabbat and holiday meals, holiday programs and social activities for the local Jewish community.   

With their welcoming and non-judgmental approach, the Gerlitzky's are eager to share the joy and inspiration of Judaism with others, enhancing Jewish life on the Bis Island, Hawaii. 

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