Yissachar Dov Krakowski was born in Silver Spring Maryland in 1984 and moved to Sharon Massachusetts at the age of 4. While living in Sharon he attended Providence Hebrew Day School in Providence Road Island. At the tender age of thirteen Krakowski left home to Yeshiva. For the next four years he studied in Beis Hamedrash and Mesivta of Baltimore. After graduating yeshiva high school Krakowski continued on with his Torah studies in Yeshivas Shaar HaTorah Grodna in Queens New York. After completing one year's study in Shaar HaTorah Krakowski moved onto Yeshiva Gedolah of South Fallsburg in upstate New York. He continued his studies there for two years and then moved onto Brisk Yeshiva in Jerusalem. Krakowski studied there for two more years. After the first of these two years he met and married his wife Ashira nee Rabinowitz. A year after his marriage Krakowski left Brisk and continued his studies in Kollel Nachlas Elazar. Rabbi Krakowski continued his studies there for about 7 years. While studying in 2007 while studying in Nachlos Elazar Krakowski was ordained as a Rabbi. About a year after Rabbi Krakowski was ordained he received his first rabbinic position as Rabbi of Kehillas Torah VeChessed in Nachlaot Jerusalem. Rabbi Krakowski served as rabbi of KTV for three years. While Krakowski was considerably young he showed a lot of promise and in 2009 the OU hired him as their Field representative in Israel.
During Rabbi Krakowski's tenure as Rabbi of KTV he began writing weekly parsha sheets and all sorts of Halacha sheets. His various Torah sheets became very popular, his electronic distribution lists grew and his sheets were posted on many prominent frum websites. Today Rabbi Krakowski serves as director of OU Kosher in Israel. He has lectured throughout Israel and in the US on all sorts of Torah topics. Rabbi Krakowski resides in the Shaarei Chessed neighborhood of Jerusalem.