Meet our principals and teachers!


Rabbi Shimon Zehnwirth
Founder & Head of School
Rabbi Shimon Zehnwirth is a veteran educator with almost two decades of experience in administration, and is TABG's founding Head of School.
Rabbi Zehnwirth's educational approach is building up the confidence and self-esteem of each student and enabling all students to actualize their potential for greatness and success in life.
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Rabbi M. Kerendian
Director of Operations
Rabbi Kerendian is a passionate and dedicated educator with experience working with students of all ages and backgrounds.
Quite the dynamic individual, his students enjoy his creative and logical style, and Torah Academy benefits greatly from his efficient and practical approach to administration.
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Morah Elisa Zehnwirth
Morah Elisa Zehnwirth has a Master's Degree in Education from Yeshiva University’s Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration, and she has over three decades of experience in education, having taught early childhood classes (3’s and 4’s), 6th grade Judaic studies, high school Judaic studies and Hebrew language.
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Mrs. Doreen Bizar
English Language Arts Teacher, 6th-7th Grade
Morah Chen Cohen
PreK - Kindergarten Teacher, Hebrew Language Immersion Specialist
Mrs. Geula Chertok
Mathematics Specialist
Mrs. Mila Finklestein
Chess Specialist
Morah Debbie Frager
Early Childhood Teacher
Mrs. Ivy Freeman
Certified Math Teacher, 3-4th Grade
Mrs. Sofia Frid
Science Specialist
Rabbi Moshe Hollander
Judaic Studies Teacher
Mrs. Carrie Kaz
Administrative Team Consultant