The Team

Rabbi Shneur is a young, dynamic Rabbi. He joined ARK Centre in 2010 and since then has led the Centre with his trademark enthusiasm and passion making Modern Orthodox more accessible to the families and friends of the Centre. Rabbi Shneur has a strong commitment to family so you’ll almost always see his wife Lisa and sons Noam and Osher at our services and events.

Rabbi Shneur Reti-Waks

Lisa Naphtali (General Manager)

Jackie Sher (Events and Programs Manager)

Dan Woltema (Head Chef, ARK Catering)

Gabbi Sar-Shalom (Pastoral Care)

Board Members

Rabbi Shneur Reti-Waks

Lionel Krongold

Michael Naphtali

David Mandel

Joan Lurie

Gretchen Grodski

Ross Goldsmith

Donna Kallenbach

Jeff Shenker

Arthur Baigel

Terry Better

Theo Axarlis (Security Liaison)

Careers at ARK Centre

Assistant to Rabbi

As we are growing and expanding we are looking for the right individual to join the team.

The successful candidate will assist Rabbi Shneur Reti-Waks with a focus on:

a) Development and delivery of programs & activities for youth and young marrieds
aged 13 – 30+ and;

b) Assistance with davening

The ideal candidate is passionate about Modern Orthodoxy, Jewish spirituality and has proven experience with youth programs

Salary commensurate with experience and agreed working hours

For enquiries or to apply contact Lisa Naphtali, General Manager, at