Nechama Goldman Barash is a graduate of of Nishmat’s Keren Ariel Yoetzet Halacha Fellowship Institute and of Hilkhata, Matan’s Advanced Halakhic Institute. She completed an M.A. in Talmud from Bar-Ilan University and graduated from Matan’s Advanced Talmud Institute. Nechama also trained as a sex educator through Yahel and the Eden Center. She teaches contemporary Halakha and Talmud at Matan, Pardes, and Midreshet Torah V’Avodah. Nechama is an active member of Beit Hillel and participates in interfaith dialogue through Roots, based in Gush Etzion. She is working on a book on matters of gender and halakha.