Hylan & Rita Slobodkin

Hylan and Rita

Hylan & Rita have been shepherding Beit Tikvah since 1996. Hylan is the Senior Rabbi. Rita is the Director of Children's Education and also leads the Women's Ministry. Hylan and Rita have three married children and eight grandchildren.  They love leading tours to Israel.

Joey & Beth Suyat

joey and beth

Joey is the Associate Pastor after serving as the Director of the Youth Ministry. Joey and Beth desire to help people grow in passion for God and become involved in their community. Joey and Beth graduated from Israel College of the Bible in Jerusalem, where they met and fell in love. They have eight children.

Jennifer Benvenuti


Jennifer has been an integral member of our staff since 1999. As administrative assistant and receptionist, she keeps the office running smoothly and is our Worship Dance leader. A mother of two and grandmother of three, Jennifer enjoys walking in the woods, gardening and quiet times of prayer.