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Local rabbi named one of 50 Most Influential in the Country

Rabbi Laura Baum (Courtesy OurJewishCommunity.com) Rabbi Laura Baum (Courtesy OurJewishCommunity.com)

LOVELAND, OH (FOX19) - A local rabbi in Loveland was named one of the 50 Most Influential Rabbi's in the County.

Rabbi Laura Baum was named one of the "The Sisterhood 50 - America's Influential Rabbis" for founding the world's first online synagogue, OurJewishCommunity.org, and her groundbreaking use of social media.

"I am truly honored to be listed with such incredible rabbis. Included are many trailblazing women with outstanding accomplishments in their rabbinates," said Baum.

Rabbi Baum was the youngest rabbi on the list. She was ordained by Hebrew Union College in 2008.

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