Elisheva Shmidman grew up in Stamford, CT and currently lives in Jerusalem with her husband, Yaakov Moshe. She has a B.A. in Jewish Education from Stern College for Women and an M.A. in Jewish Education from Yeshiva University’s Azrieli Graduate School. After making aliyah, she studied in the Matan Bellows Eshkolot Educators Institute for Tanakh and Jewish Studies, and the Mizrachi Lapidot program. She currently teaches at Midreshet Torah v’Avodah and Emunah v’Omanut, and is continuing her learning in Tochnit Tagel, Advanced Torah Learning for Women in Yeshiva University, Israel.