Rabbi Jeremy Parnes is the Spiritual Leader of the Beth Jacob Synagogue. Jeremy was educated in England where he specialised in creative approaches to community development. His past involvement in community service includes Chair of Habitat for Humanity, Chairing the Inner City and Social Housing Committees, reporting to the Mayor's Task Force on Housing, serving on the Regina Housing Advisory Committee and Chairing the Homelessness Committee. He was also the Community Facilitator of the Regina Inner City Community Partnership. Mr. Parnes has also sat on a number of other inner-city boards including Youth Connexions and The Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada and is a member of the Regina Multi-faith Forum. Aside from his work within the Regina community, Jeremy is Chair of the board of ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal an international Jewish outreach organization.