Originally from Toronto, Canada, Rebecca spent time learning Israel at Midreshet Lindenbaum and MATAN, where she also served as the Rosh Beit Midrash for MATAN's overseas summer program for women. She spent a year learning at Stern's Graduate program for Advanced Talmudic Studies. Rebecca has taught Tanach and Gemara at various elementary and high schools in both Toronto and New York and enjoys lecturing and giving classes whenever given the opportunity.
Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and an MA in Neuropsychology both from York University, Toronto and worked as an Assistant Neuropsychologist at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. Rebecca is currently working on her PhD at Georgia State University.