RABBI EMERITUS JEROME K. DAVIDSON, D.D. served asRabbi Jerome K. Davidson Senior Rabbi of Temple Beth-El for 35 years and has been associated with our synagogue since 1958. He serves on the faculty of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, of which he is both president of the Rabbinic Alumni Association and member of the Board of Governors. Rabbi Davidson is past president of the Synagogue Council of America and in his youth was national president of National Federation of Temple Youth (NFTY). In 1994 he was chosen by the New York Board of Rabbis as “Rabbi of the Year,” the first Reform rabbi to receive this award.