The Vaad Hamechanchim is comprised of widely respected, experienced, and insightful leaders in Yeshiva education. This Vaad guides many of MEF programs and outputs to ensure that they meet the standards of the Chabad Chinuch community.

Rabbi Menachem Greenbaum
As Principal of the high performing Cheder Menachem of Los Angeles, CA, and recipient of the Milken Jewish Educator Award, Rabbi Greenbaum contributes to the content and integrity of MEF’s educational activities.

Rabbi Zalman Leib Markowitz
Rabbi Zalman Leib Markowitz is an esteemed educator and sought after consultant, who travels internationally to speak and advise individuals and communities regarding Chinuch for their children. Rabbi Markowitz has over thirty years of experience in the field, including a stint as principal of Cheder Lubavitch of Morristown, NJ.

Rabbi Yossi Rosenblum
A widely esteemed educational consultant and principal of blue-ribbon winning Yeshiva Schools of Pittsburgh, Rabbi Rosenblum steers the content and development of the Zekelman Standards and acts as a senior advisor of MEF’s educational initiatives.