Rabbi Yitzchak Marmorstein was born and raised on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. After attending high school in Englewood, NJ he “crossed the pond” to study in the prestigious Yeshiva in Gateshead, England under the leadership of the renowned Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbi Avrohom Gurewitz.
After three years in England, he joined the Mir Yeshiva in Jerusalem and became a close disciple of Rabbi Elya Boruch Finkel zt”l. He attended the famous daily inspiritaional discourses from the saintly Rosh Hayeshiva Rabbi Nosson Tzvi Finkel zt”l.
He returned to America to attend Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ and spent many years learning, teaching and volunteering for various community organizations. He has been priviledged to serve as a Guest Lecturer for Torah Links of Monmouth County, NJ, and as their Fellowship Mentor.
Yitzi is married to the multi-talented Idy Gross from Flatbush. Idy has been involved in reaching out to unaffaliated Jews throughout her years of teaching. In addition to being a certified Life Coach, Idy is a graphic artist , singer, composer & chef, who has published many of her original gourmet recipes.
Having recently completed Beis Medrash Govoha’s Ner Lelef Rabbinical training program, the Marmorstein family is very excited to be a part of the Hollywood community.
The Marmorsteins are the proud parents of twin boys, Yissachar and Yosef, who, when not chasing lizards, are students at B.M.A. early childhood program.