Rabbi Shlomo Uzhansky
Dr. Chana Uzhansky
Head of School
Mrs. Ilanit Dinar
Ilanit Dinar, is the daughter of a Jewish Ukrainian born mother who immigrated to Israel and instilled in her children the importance of Jewish heritage. Being born in the US, Ilanit went to yeshiva her entire academic career and she graduated from Flatbush High School. Together with her husband, she continues with sending their own children to Yeshiva as preserving Jewish heritage is something they value immensely. Ilanit graduated from Briarcliff College with an Associate’s Degree in Business. She obtained Series 7 and 63 License and worked in Bear Sterns as a registered sales assistant. With her financial background she helps run SIHA’s administration efficiently. She is extremely dedicated to SIHA as she strongly believes in its mission of a great academic education while teaching the students to have a love and appreciation for their Jewish roots.
Rabbi Eliezer Stewart
Judaic Studies Curriculum Coordinator
Rabbi Eliezer Stewart was raised in Los Angeles, California in a family dedicated to Chinuch and Torah. Following his study at the Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia and Yeshivas Kodshim in Israel, Rabbi Stewart graduated from Beth Medrash Govoha of Lakewood. After completing the Ner L’elef program, Rabbi Stewart moved with his family to Manalapan, NJ where he is an integral part of the community’s leadership. Aside from learning with various study partners and giving adult Torah classes, Rabbi Stewart has been a Judaic Studies teacher at Shalom Torah Academy where he excels in the classroom due to his enthusiasm for teaching and genuine warmth towards his students. Rabbi Stewart attributes much of his success in the classroom to the skills gained in the Merkaz Teacher’s Training Program and his love for Jewish children. Rabbi Stewart is excited to bring his passion for Torah to the SIHA family.