Alex specializes in the repair and maintenance of antique torah scrolls. She is authorized by the Westminster Memorial Scrolls Trust for work on their sifrei torah.
Custom programming for adult education, religious schools, shabbatonim, and more.
New commissions for communities and individuals, including sifrei torah, tefillin, and mezuzoth.
Alexandra Casser has been a soferet (Jewish scribe) and educator since 2010. She specializes in the restoration of antique torah scrolls and is authorized by the Memorial Scrolls Trust. Alex studied under soferet Jen Taylor while attending Yeshivat Hadar in New York City, and quickly progressed to repairing tefillin and torah scrolls. She has provided scribal services to dozens of Jewish communities from California to New York, from Wisconsin to Louisiana. She organizes the Women’s Tefillin Gemach, which provides low-cost tefillin to underserved members of the Jewish community, and the Stam Scribes collective of progressive sofrim and sofrot.
Alex lives in Fairfax, VA with her husband and two children.