Patrick Aleph is the co-founder and executive director of PunkTorah, a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to independent Jewish spirituality, culture, learning and debate. PunkTorah hopes to connect people to G-d and Judaism through a network of online multimedia, community-created projects including the PunkTorah.org blog, OneShul.org (the world's only online indie minyan) and the foodie website, NewKosher.org. Patrick is also the singer for grunge rock band Can!!Can (JDubRecords). a freelance writer, and hopes one day to be as cool as his hero Anthony Bourdain.