Our Clergy


Rabbi Mark B Greenspan

Rabbi Greenspan has been the spiritual leader of the Oceanside Jewish Center for twenty-one years. Rabbi Greenspan has a special interest in all things Passover. His collection of over 1000 Haggadot range from all over the world and span many centuries. For the past twenty years, he has translated a new Hebrew commentary on the Haggadah each year. All of R’ Mark’s Haggadot can now be found online at Sefaria.

Email Rabbi Greenspan- rabbimarkgreenspan@gmail.com



Cantor Gadi Elon

Cantor Elon has been our cantor for over 15 years. He has officiated as the chazan for the congregation, taught children and adult B'nai Mitzvot, worked as the music teacher for the Hebrew School, officiated at weddings and funerals. He also is an established singer with albums and concerts available throughout the Internet.

Check out some of his albums.

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Daniel is in his second year as Rabbinic Intern at the Oceanside Jewish Center. He is in his final year of study in the Rabbinical School of the Jewish Theological Seminary.   After completing a BA in political science and minor in theatre at Stony Brook University ('11), he earned an MA in Jewish education from the William Davidson School of Jewish Education at JTS. Daniel has a love of teaching and has spent much of the last decade working with teens in USY, enhancing religious schools, and engaging adults in meaningful study.  

Daniel is interested in Halakha (Jewish law) and Talmud, as well as fostering caring community. He enjoys singing, dancing, and reading, especially science-fiction and fantasy. He is grateful to be at the OJC with his wife, Liat, and son, Zev.


Oceanside Jewish Center

2860 Brower Avenue

Oceanside, New York 11572

(516) 536-6112