Rabbi Dan Lewin grew up in Dallas and graduated from Greenhill (1992). He attended the University of Texas at Austin (1996) and upon graduating with a degree in psychology he went to Jerusalem to pursue religious studies. He then spent over 5 years at the Rabbinical College of America and went on to receive rabbinical ordination.
For the past 10 years he has specialized in adult education, being a member of an elite group of Rabbis around the country chosen the lead a Torah learning initiative. He has written classes that are distributed worldwide. Prior to coming to Dallas in July of 2009, Rabbi Lewin spent three years at Binghamton University where he and his wife founded an off campus satellite Chabad center and provided students and members of the community with ongoing classes and programs. He is currently the director of the Maayan Chai Foundation, an adjunct professor at the University of North Texas, and writes a column for the Texas Jewish Post.