Leadership | Reconstructing Judaism

Leadership

 

Administration

Josh Peskin, Ph.D. Vice President for Strategic Advancement
Rabbi Amber Powers Executive Vice President
Elsie Stern, Ph.D. Vice President for Academic Affairs
Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D. President

 

Board of Governors

Officers

Susan Beckerman Vice Chair New York City
Hon. Abraham Clott Secretary New York City
Howard Kerbel Treasurer Upper Montclair, N.J.
Don Shapiro Chair Emeritus New York City
David Roberts Chair Emeritus St. Louis, Mo.
Seth Rosen Chair Naples, Fla.
General Chair Aaron Ziegelman New York City

 

Ex Officio

Edwin Baum New York City Chair of the Plenum
Rabbi Seth Goldstein Olympia, Wash. President, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association
Tamar Kamionkowski, Ph.D. Elkins Park, Pa. Faculty Representative
Michael Mitchell Toronto Chair, Movement Growth and Financial Health Commission
Josh Peskin , Ph.D. Philadelphia Vice President for Strategic Advancement
Rabbi Amber Powers Abington, Pa. Executive Vice President
Rabbi Isaac Saposnik Philadelphia Executive Director, Camp Havaya and Havaya Arts
Judith Spatz Davie, Fla. Representative, Jewish Reconstructionist Camping Corporation
Alanna Kleinman Philadelphia Student Representative
Elsie Stern , Ph.D. Philadelphia Vice President for Academic Affairs
Rabbi Deborah Waxman , Ph.D. Elkins Park, Pa. President
Rabbi Elyse Wechterman Abington, Pa. Executive Director, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association

 

Members of the Board of Governors

Edwin Baum New York City
Howard Blitman Scarsdale, N.Y.
Joseph N. Cohen Los Angeles
Rabbi Fredi Cooper Wyndmoor, Pa.
Barbara Dolgin New York City
William H. Fern , Ph.D. West Port, Conn.
Richard Freedman River Edge, N.J.
Karen Kolodny New York City
Rabbi David Kominsky Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Herbert Krasnow White Plains, N.Y.
Susan Levine San Francisco
Rabbi Jessica Lott Chicago
Mike Lurey Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Jonathan Markowitz Evanston, Ill.
Angela Milstein Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Mark Nussbaum La Jolla, Calif.
David Piver Newtown Square. Pa.
Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben , Ph.D. Pacific Palisades, Calif.
John Riehl Laurel, Md.
Miriam Roland Montreal
Eric Rosenbaum New York City
Myrna Sameth Saugerties, N.Y.
Arkady Serebryannik Irvine, Calif.
Myrna Sigman Edwards, Colo.
Rabbi George Wielechowski Cardiff by the Sea, Calif.
Rabbi Avi Winokur Haddonfield, N.J.
Rabbi Lina Zerbarini Lynbrook, N.Y.

 

Honorary Governor

Daniel Levin Chicago

 

Past Presidents

Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz, ‘89 President, 2002-2013
Rabbi David A. Teutsch, Ph.D. President, 1993-2002
Rabbi Arthur Green, Ph.D. President, 1987-1993
Rabbi Ira Silverman, Ph.D., z”l President, 1981-1986
Rabbi Ira Eisenstein, Ph.D., z”l College Founder and President, 1968-1981