Rabbi Yonason Johnson is the dean of Kollel Menachem and the Director of Adult Education of the Yeshivah Centre in Melbourne. Having studied in Yeshivos in Israel and Australia, Rabbi Johnson has been a Torah teacher and lecturer in Adult Education for over 15 years. He has received Semicha from Machon Chaim of Melbourne and Shimmush from notable halachic authorities in the USA, specifically Rabbi Gavriel Zinner of Boro Park - author of the Nitai Gavriel series of halachic works. He is a gifted orator who has the ability of expressing deep concepts in simple language and imparting to his audiences a thought-provoking and uplifting message. His lectures attract large crowds from the spectrum of the Melbourne Jewish community.