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Courses by instructor: Zelig Golden

Zelig Golden

Maggid Zelig Golden is co-founder and co-director of Wilderness Torah. A community maggid, wilderness guide, youth mentor, environmental educator, and attorney, Zelig Golden brings over a decade of visionary leadership to the Jewish environmental movement. To help connect people and community to their highest purpose, Zelig develops and guides programs such as the Jewish Vision Quest, B’naiture, and Wilderness Torah’s annual cycle of land-based pilgrimage festivals. A former member of the Hazon board of directors, he co-chaired Hazon’s 2008 Food Conference. Zelig holds a BS in ecology from the University of Washington and a JD. from the Berkeley School of Law. He received smicha from Reb Zalman Schacter-Shalomi as maggid, gabbai, and mentor of Torah on Lag B’Omer 5771.