Born in Kansas City, Missouri, Rabbi Yehoshua Ellis studied at various Yeshivot in Jerusalem before receiving his rabbinical ordination from the Shehebar Sephardic Center. He is also a certified Shochet, or ritual kosher slaughterer. Several years ago, he served as a community volunteer in Warsaw, where he developed a powerful bond with the Polish Jewish community and decided to devote himself to strengthening it. He has also served as the Chief Rabbi of Katowice. Contact Rabbi Yehoshua Ellis