Rabbi Tziona Szajman

Rabbi Tziona Szajman is a trained chaplain who works with people of all backgrounds during grief and illness to find their personal spirituality, their inner strengths and resources, and the connections that help us through difficult times. She is dedicated to marrying the traditions of Judaism with our unique needs and perspectives as individuals. Rabbi Tziona has a Masters in Jewish Education with experience in designing Bar and Bat Mitzvah ceremonies for people of all abilities and interests. Rabbi Tziona is available for learning and life cycle needs in the Ithaca area and via internet.

Rabbi Tziona Szajman lives with her husband, Tim Olivieri, and their daughter Eliyana Bracha Nuhamin in Vestal, NY. Please read more about her experiences in Ethiopia and elsewhere.