JCMA New President Rabbi Gabi Kaltmann

StatementIssued24th November 2021


JCMA President – New President

Rabbi Gabi Kaltmann


The Jewish Christian Muslim Association is pleased to announce that on the 17th November at the Annual General Meeting of the Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia JCMA installed a new President. After serving for one year as Vice President Rabbi Gabi Kaltmann takes over from Rev Ian Smith as the new President for a two year term.

Rabbi Gabi Kaltmann leads the Ark Centre an Orthodox Community Centre and synagogue. Through his openness and inclusive approach to Judaism, Rabbi Gabi has redefined the 21st Century synagogue within the context of Modern Orthodoxy with a greater focus on song and spirituality.

“It is a great privilege to serve as the JCMA president. Over the past decade I have dedicated many thousands of hours to interfaith dialogue and programs and I look forward to using my experience as the JCMA president”.

Media Enquiries:

Ginette Everest, Executive Officer

Mobile: 0400 211 221

Email: executiveofficer@jcma.org.au

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