Lisa Kent, Cantor & Choir Director

Lisa is a founding member of the Danforth Jewish Circle, and has been the Cantor since its inception.  She also conducts a choir at our High Holyday services and co-leads the DJC community B’nai Mitzvah ceremony. Lisa also works in the community as a freelance service leader. Since July 2017 she is licensed to perform Jewish weddings for interfaith couples.

Lisa is an Honours graduate with a bachelor’s degree in voice and music education from Berklee College of Music in Boston, and has studied under Cantor Anna Trubashnik of Temple Emmanuel in Toronto. With over 20 years of teaching experience in both public and private schools, she is currently teaching at The Creative Preschool of East Toronto.

Lisa is married to musician and music producer Danny Greenspoon, who accompanies her and the DJC choir at High Holyday services, and in Bar and Bat Mitzvahs ceremonies. Together they have two sons.