An alumnus of Har Etzion, Rav Yitzchak Levy served in the Intelligence Corps in the IDF, reaching the rank of Major in the standing army. Upon his discharge from the army, he joined the Kollel of Yeshivat Har Etzion where he studied for nine years, while simultaneously earning a Bachelor's degree in Jewish History and Archeology. Rav Levi headed the Ulpana in Elkana for four years and afterwards, returned to the Yeshiva. Until his retirement in September 2018, he served as the Mashgiach of Yeshivat Har Etzion. He continues to teach Tanakh and Eretz Yisrael Studies at the Herzog College.