Cantor Lori Brock has been a member of Temple Beth El's congregation since 1991. Prior to becoming our Cantor, she served as Cantorial Soloist beginning in 1997. Cantor Brock is passionate about vibrant and spiritual Jewish music and has worked to transform Temple Beth El’s music program and worship. She created Shir Ruach, Temple Beth El’s teen song-leader program and is the force behind our innovative Shabbat experiences like “Chanukah Under the Stars” at Mizner Park. In addition to producing Temple Beth El’s extraordinary concert and musical programs, Lori also has introduced a new curriculum for our religious school’s Kehillah worship workshop.
Cantor Brock is a graduate of the Cantorial Certification Program at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion where she earned the title of Cantor in 2016. She is a member of the American Conference of Cantors and has led services at their national convention. Cantor Brock has also presented on Visual Tefilah at the Union for Reform Judaism’s biennial convention, and has served on the faculty of URJ Kutz Teen Leadership Camp and URJ Camp Coleman.
Prior to her work at Temple Beth El, Cantor Brock enjoyed a successful career in theater, film and commercials and is a member of Actors Equity and the Screen Actors Guild. She is married to her husband George and is the proud mother of Lizzie and Adam.