Rabbi Yosef Galimidi is currently the Rabbi at the Edmond J. Safra Synagogue in Aventura, Florida. He received Semicha from Rishon Lezion Rabbi Mordechai Eliahou, and Rabbi Yehuda Y. Yeruslavsky. He is multilingual; fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Hebrew and some French and Arabic. He is also a member of the Kashrut department of the local Rabbinate of Miami, as well as the Erub Council, and is an active Mikveh and Beit Din Rabbinate member. He is recognized with the highest recommendations of the Sephardic Rabbinical Council of Brooklyn, as well as by the Great Chief Rabbis of Israel.