The Touro College and University System has appointed Rabbi Moshe Krupka to serve as its first Ombudsman. Krupka is an Executive Vice President of the New York-based, private Jewish institution, which includes New York Medical College, Touro University California, and Touro University Worldwide, an online program. The Ombudsman Office reports through Touro's Institutional Compliance and serves faculty, staff and about 19,000 students.
Krupka joined the senior administration of Touro College in 2006 after serving as National Executive Director of the Orthodox Union. Krupka received his Semicha (rabbinical ordination) from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. He earned graduated from and earned an MS from Yeshiva University. (Touro Ombuds, Touro Press Release.)