RABBI TERLINCHAMP

Rabbi Miriam Terlinchamp  serves as the spiritual leader of Temple Sholom in Cincinnati, Ohio. Temple Sholom sets itself apart through dynamic, mission-driven initiatives.  Most notable is their pioneering approach to “sacred marketing.” Through the release of over 40 innovative videos, Temple Sholom has delivered Jewish content to a growing viewership of more than 700,000 people.

Rabbi Terlinchamp is the Director of JustLOVE, a multi-faith initiative that seeks to empower individuals with the knowledge, inspiration, and spiritual strength to be their best selves and do justice in this world. Terlinchamp serves as the Immediate Past President of The Amos Project, the largest faith-based organizing body in Ohio with 35 Cincinnati-area congregations. She writes for several media outlets including The Enquirer Board of Contributors and The Times of Israel Blogs.

Rabbi Terlinchamp is a Rabbis Without Borders Fellow and is a member of the esteemed GLEAN Spiritual Entrepreneur 2017 cohort, a collaborative incubator formed in partnership between CLAL and the Columbia Business School. She is active in several boards and committees within the Cincinnati community.

Rabbi Terlinchamp received her masters degree in Hebrew Letters in 2008, and was ordained as a rabbi in 2010 at HUC-JIR, Los Angeles. She received her Bachelors degree in Philosophy of Religion and Studio art from Scripps College in Claremont, CA and received additional studio art training at the London Slade School of art.  Previous to joining Temple Sholom, Rabbi Terlinchamp served as chaplain at both the Los Angeles County Men’s jail and the Los Angeles Home for the Aging, as a rabbinic fellow at Temple De Hirch Sinai in Seattle, WA, and as a national Kol Tzedek fellow for AJWS. Rabbi Terlinchamp and her husband have two young daughters.