Leadership | Reconstructing Judaism

Leadership

 

Administration

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 Naples, Fla.
David Roberts Chair Emeritus St. Louis
Seth Rosen Chair Larchmont, N.Y.
General Chair Aaron Ziegelman New York City

 

Ex Officio

Edwin Baum New York City Chair of the Plenum
Richard Freedman River Edge, N.J. Lay Chair, Joint Israel Commission
Rabbi Seth Goldstein Olympia, Wash. President, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association
Tamar Kamionkowski, Ph.D. Elkins Park, Pa. Faculty Representative
Angela Milstein Pacific Palisades, Calif. Lay Chair, Tikkun Olam Commission
Michael Mitchell Toronto Chair, Movement Growth and Financial Health Commission
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. Westport, Conn.
Karen Kolodny New York City
Rabbi David Kominsky Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Herbert Krasnow White Plains, N.Y.
Susan Levine Sonoma, Calif.
Rabbi Jessica Lott Chicago
Michael Lurey Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Jonathan Markowitz Evanston, Ill.
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, z”l President, 1981-1986
Rabbi Ira Eisenstein, Ph.D., z”l College Founder and President, 1968-1981