Hylan Slobodkin is Beit Tikvah’s Senior Rabbi. He and his family moved to the Pacific Northwest from Phoenix, Arizona in August 1996. His wife, Rita, is the Director of Children's Education and also leads the Sisterhood/Women's Ministry. Hylan and Rita have three married children, and six grandchildren.

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Hahnna and Evan were married in October 2001. Hahnna is a 6th grade teacher and Evan is a project manager in commercial construction.

Israel and Carolina were married in September 2007. Israel works as a consultant and software developer. Carolina is a stay-at-home mom raising their daughters, Arielle, Daniella and Gabriella.

Eliza and Natanel were married in April 2006. Eliza is a nurse.  Together they are raising her three sons, Zion, Noah and Liam.

We are proud of our children and their spouses, all serving the Lord.