Music and Program Coordinator

Music and Program Coordinator Nick May

Nick May joined Beth Shalom as a freelance musician, providing music for Kabbalat Shabbat services for 18 months, before coming onboard full time in March 2017. In addition to elevating our worship experience with music, Nick will now also be revamping our educational programming, including Jewish Journeys, Mazel Tots, and the Rayner Center, and performing various administrative duties, including producing the weekly daf and enhancing Beth Shalom’s social media presence.

Nick received his a Bachelor’s of Interdisciplinary Studies with minors in Jewish Studies, Religious Studies, and Sociology from Louisiana State University in 2016. On top of receiving formal education in Judaism, Nick has on the job learning and training through his 7 years working at Jewish summer camps and his freelance work as a synagogue musician for communities throughout the Deep South. Nick can be reached at