Clergy

Cantor Ted Aronson

Cantor (emeritus)

Cantor Ted Aronson was invested as Cantor in 1967. TSTI is his first and only pulpit. In 1970, he received his Religious School Principal certification from the HUC-JIR. Cantor Aronson went on to attend Yeshiva University where he received a Masters in Social Work in 1986. In 2001 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from HUC-JIR. From 1970-1986 he was the Director of Education at TSTI. Cantor Aronson was the creator and Director of the synagogue’s Parenting Center from 1985-1990.

During his tenure, Cantor Aronson brought many and various musical styles to the worship experience and has been intimately involved with Israel his entire career and has coordinated programs between several schools in Israel and TSTI’s Hebrew school in South Orange. Cantor Aronson lives with his wife Sonia in South Orange.