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Rabbi Yaacov Gross

Rosh Kollel, Rabbi Yaacov Gross, is a musmach of Bais Medrash Govoha and a talmid of HaGaon HaRav Elya Svei, ZT”L. Rabbi Gross came to Miami from the Boston Community Kollel where he taught and studied since its inception. The Rosh HaKollel gives many classes at the Kollel including the daily Daf Yomi, nightly Shulchan Aruch shiur, the Mid- Beach executive lunch class, Tuesday morning women’s Tefillah class and Shabbos morning Mishna Brurah class. Aside from his abundant duties at the Kollel, Rabbi Gross is involved with many other community organizations and private causes.


Mrs. Sara Hindy Gross is a principal at Bais Yaakov and delivers shiurim for women.

Rabbi Berish Braun

Rabbi Braun is a Talmid of the Telshe Yeshiva in Riverdale, the Ponevezh Yeshiva in Bnei Brak and Bais Medrash Govoha of Lakewood. Rabbi Braun was one of the founding members of our Kollel and later assumed the duties of Rosh Kollel. He applies his considerable talents to the administrative work and learning programs of the Kollel. He also delivers the Michtov Meliyahu shiur and the Shabbos morning Sfas Emes shiur.

Mrs. Naomi Braun teaches preschool at Yeshiva Elementary School and runs a girls’ summer day camp. She is very active with many of the Kollel’s women’s programs.

Rabbi Yekusiel Stern

Rabbi Yekusiel Stern studied at Telshe Yeshiva in Chicago, Yeshiva Gedola of Passaic under the leadership of Rav Meir Stern and subsequently at Rav Tzvi Kaplan’s Yeshivas Kodshim in Yerushalayim. Rav Stern is the Kollel’s Director of Development and studies with many Baale Battim throughout the day and gives the weekly Parsha shiur on Wednesday mornings. Rabbi Stern is also the menahel of the Beis Din of South Florida under the leadership of Horav Mendel Senderovic Shlita.

Mrs. Chana Rochel Stern teaches in Bais Yaakov High school.

Rabbi Shmuel Stein

Rabbi Shmuel Stein, originally from Brooklyn, is a talmid of Mesivta and Yeshiva Torah Temimah, Yeshivas Yagdil Torah in Eretz Yisroel and Bais Medrash Govoha. Rabbi Stein teaches the popular Wednesday evening In Hilchos Shabbos Shiur and writes a review sheet which is disseminated each week before Shabbos. He organizes the Kollel’s youth programs inclding Masmidei Erev and Miami Masmidim program. Rabbi Stein is the new resource director at Yeshiva Elementary school and teaches at Mechina of South Florida.

Mrs. Rikki Stein runs the successful girls’ division of Ohr Fellowship in Miami Beach and assists with the Motzai Shabbos girls Ateret & Younique program.

Rabbi Reuven Brown