Rabbi Oren Hayon

Rabbi Oren Hayon is the Senior Rabbi at Congregation Emanu-El in Houston.

Rabbi Oren Hayon is the Senior Rabbi at Congregation Emanu-El in Houston. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and received his B.A. in English from Rice University. Following his graduation, Rabbi Hayon worked in management consulting and in the Los Angeles entertainment industry. After several years of work on studio and independent film projects, he began his rabbinical studies in Jerusalem. Rabbi Hayon received his M.A.H.L. and rabbinical ordination from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.