Rabbi Yael Ridberg serves on the San Diego Advisory Council at Avodah.
Ordained at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, Rabbi Yael Ridberg has served three congregations in New York and San Diego over the last 24 years. She has served on the Board of Jewish Family Service in San Diego, is the Past-President of the Board at San Diego Jewish Academy and is a past president of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association. A passionate teacher and advocate for Jewish engagement and social justice, Rabbi Ridberg is a frequent presenter for local Jewish and multifaith organizations. She and her husband Dr. Mark Laska are the proud parents of Gali, Rina, Aviv & Shira, and live in La Jolla.