Rabbi Brian Immerman joined Temple Emanuel on July 1 as assistant rabbi.
He was ordained from HUC-JIR in New York City on May 6.
Rabbi Immerman grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, at Temple Tifereth Israel and was a camper and staff member at Goldman Union Camp Institute.
He graduated from the University of Rochester with a degree in computer science; he was also captain of the swim team.
Between college and attending HUC, Rabbi Immerman worked at Key Bank in Cleveland and then for two years worked in the youth division of the Union for Reform Judaism.