Cantorial Soloist/Family Engagement Coordinator, Beth Pennamacoor

Originally from Worcester, Massachusetts, Beth participated in her Temple’s choir from 2nd grade until graduating high school in 1974. She was the president of her Temple NFTY youth group chapter and participated in regional activities throughout high school. Beth has attended the Beutel Leadership trip to Israel, ACC/GTM conferences in Israel and around the United States, Song Leader Boot Camp and Hava Nashira. While in school, she attended the iCenter trip to Israel for further Hebrew Education. She can’t wait to go back to Israel.

Beth has two daughters, Jessica, who is in Finance and resides in Michigan with her wife also Jessica.  Her daughter Rebecca is a Choreographer and Dance Instructor and is married to Evan who works in the IT field. They have 2 children, Draven and Rayla. Beth loves being a Bubbe.

Beth began her full time Judaic career as the Cantorial Soloist at Temple Beit HaYam beginning in 1997. She has been Temple Beit HaYam’s Director of Education since 2009. Beth graduated Hebrew College’s online dual Bachelors/Masters program for Jewish Education. Beth is an active member of the Commission for Jewish Education in Palm Beach as a member of the Educators’ Council. She is also a member of the American Reform Jewish Educators (ARJE) and Vice President of Conventions for the Guild of Temple Musicians. Beth would like to thank her family for all of their continued support.

Beth.Pennamacoor@templeshaareishalom.com

Jay LevineCantorial Soloist/Family Engagement Coordinator, Beth Pennamacoor