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Larry Brook

Larry Brook is the founding publisher and editor of Southern Jewish Life, which began as The Southern Shofar in 1990 and now serves the Jewish communities of four states. A Birmingham Jewish Day School and Camp Ramah alumnus, Brook graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in religious studies, has served on numerous community boards, and was a member of Leadership Birmingham’s Class of 2013. He is a past vice president of the American Jewish Press Association, has won 15 national Rockower Awards for Excellence in Jewish Journalism, and has been recognized for the past two years by the Press Club of New Orleans.