Board of Directors

The Board of Directors governs and sets policy for the affairs of the Congregation an is accountable to the Members of the Congregation. 
 

President

Barry Levine

Vice President Finance & Administration

Steven Risenman

Vice President Programming & Ritual

Andy Pascoe

Vice President House & Property

Madeleine Sarick

Secretary

Allan Sheps

Treasurer

Jerry Paskowitz

Chair of the Board

Greg Tugg

Immediate Past President

David Bienstock

Directors

Karen Bernstein
Jeff Cooper
Marty Feldman
Lorraine Levene
Lisa Levine
Richard Long
Baila Lubek
Brenda Osler
David Polsky
Gordon Rabinovitch
Barry Reinblatt
Rosalie Selick
Ruth Shapiro

Committees

Adult Education

Offers programming designed to broaden the involvement and appeal to multiple generations and the broader community.

Budget & Finance

Prepares the annual consolidated budget taking into account the priorities identified by the Board of Directors.  Presents a quarterly financial update to the Board of Directors.

Catering

Selects preferred caterers as required, monitors catering activities and promotes the use of Beth David facilities.

Cemetery

Monitors the requirement for burial plots and makes recommendations on cemetery policy to the Board of Directors.

Chessed

Arrange for competent members of the shul to attend shivas and make nursing home visits on a regular basis.

Communications

Prepares and oversees guidelines for communications, including branding and advertising.

Fundraising

Generates additional funding to support operating and capital project needs.

House & Property

Oversees repairs and maintenance of the facilities.

Human Resources

Provides input to the Board of Directors on policy decisions concerning personnel matters and staff structure.

Israel

Promotes Israel engagement and matters of interest related to Israel.

Itanu

Promotes accessibility of the synagogue.

Membership

Implements programs focusing on welcoming new members and the retention of current members.

Renovations

Oversees renovation projects to enhance the functionality of the facilities.

Security & Ushering

Oversees matters relating to security, first aid and ushering.

Youth & Families

Offers programming aimed broadly at youth and families.

Past Presidents

Samuel Birenbaum

1954 - 1955

Jack Litman

1954 - 1956

Alfred J. Shaul

1955 - 1956

William Dunn

1958 - 1960

Max Goody

1956 - 1958
1961 - 1962

Irving Atin

1960
1962 - 1963

Ralph Zolt

1960 - 1962

Jack Spring

1956 - 1958
1962 - 1964

Myer Shelson

1963 - 1964

Peter Shour

1964 - 1966

Bernard Weinstein

1964 - 1966

Harold Cohen

1966 - 1968

Murray Lieberman

1966 - 1967

Morris Polansky

1967 - 1969

Alex Eisen

1968 - 1970

Harry Berns

1969 - 1971

Boruch Noy

1970 - 1972

Mayer Teplinsky

1971 - 1972

Maurice Cohen

1972 - 1974

Noman Hoenfeldt

1972 - 1974

Lawford M. Harris

1974 - 1976

David Solomon

1974 - 1976

Jack Pollock

1976 - 1978

Alfred Pilch

1978 - 1980

Irving Bornstein

1976 - 1978
1980 - 1982

Stanley Goldfarb

1982 - 1984

David Saul

1984 - 1987

Norman Silver

1987 - 1989

Shirley Zuckerbrot

1989 - 1991

Glenn Bowman

1991 - 1993

Leonard Golberg

1993 - 1995

Alfred D. Lightstone

1995 - 1997

Reva Karstadt

1997 - 1998

Daryl Beber

1998 - 1999

Howard Zweig

1999 - 2001

Hartley Cohen

2001 - 2003

Jay Harris

2003 - 2005

Gary Goldfarb

2005 - 2007

Alex Roth

2007 - 2009

Barry Sonshine

2009 - 2011

Ettie Schimmer

2011 - 2013

David Bienstock

2013 - 2015

 

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