Rabbi Eliyahu Kaufman is one of the founding Rabbis of Texas Torah Institute, and heads the TTI Bais Medrash Program together with with Rabbi Daniel Ringelheim. He received his Smicha Yoreh Yoreh / Yadin Yadin from the Rabbinical Seminary of America, Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim, and has been teaching since 1996. Rabbi kaufman’s keen insight and personal warmth have made him a very popular teacher, both among his TTI students, and within the community. He teaches the highest level Bais Medrash Shiur in TTI, and was a nominee of the coveted Gruss Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence. Rabbi Kaufman also has extensive experience in adult education, including Daf Yomi and advanced gemara classes for adults.