Rabbi Melvin Granatstein served as the community Rabbi for 42 years in Beachwood, Ohio (Green Road Synagogue). Presently he is the Rabbi Emeritus of Green Road Synagogue in Beachwood, Ohio. He is a graduate of Yeshivah University and holds Smicha and a Master of Arts degree in Jewish Philosophy. He has published articles in Tradition, the Cleveland Jewish News, and other venues. He is the author of "Meditations at Twilight" on Genesis, published in 2015. In August 2016 he made aliyah with his wife Malka to Bet Shemesh.