Education Director

Jason Cathcart joins the staff at Anshai Torah in July 2016 from Chattanooga, Tennessee.  Jason received his BBA from Strayer University and MA in Jewish Education from the Davidson School of Jewish Education at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

Jason is a past president of the Jewish Youth Directors Association (JYDA), currently serves as an officer (secretary) on the board of the Jewish Educators Assembly (JEA), has been conferred the title of Conservatve Jewish Educator (CJE) by his colleagues at the JEA and is a participant in the seventh national cohort of the Mandel Teachers Educators Institute (MTEI).

After serving congregations in Tennessee and North Carolina for more than 18 years, Jason is excited to blend experiential and formal Jewish learning in a way that is both exciting and engaging to all students.  Jason is married to Vicki (Sykes) Cathcart; they met working at Ramah Darom and are very proud to be the first Ramah Darom marriage. Jason & Vicki are the loving parents of Jordan, Samara and Daniella. 

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