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Leadership

 

Administration

Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D. President and CEO
Rabbi Amber Powers Executive Vice President
Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi, Ph.D. Vice President for Academic Affairs
Cyd Weissman Vice President for Engagement and Innovation
Tresa Grauer, Ph.D. Vice President for Thriving Communities

 

Board of Governors

Officers

Seth Rosen Chair Larchmont, N.Y.
Susan Beckerman Vice Chair New York City
Susan Levine Vice Chair Sonoma, Calif.
Carmen Corrales Secretary Maplewood, N.J.
Mark Pinsky Treasurer Philadelphia, Pa.
David Roberts Chair Emeritus St. Louis
Don Shapiro Chair Emeritus Naples, Fla.

 

Ex Officio

Fred Andes Chicago, Ill. Lay Chair, Joint Israel Commission
Edwin Baum New York City Chair of the Plenum
Micah Fenner San Francisco, Calif. Representative, Jewish Reconstructing Camping Corporation
Tresa Grauer, Ph.D. Wyncote, Pa. Vice President for Thriving Communities
Rabbi James Greene Stafford Springs, Conn. President, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association
Chayim Herzig-Marx Newton, Mass. Lay Chair, Rabbinic Placement Commission
Rabbi Mira Wasserman, Ph.D. Penn Valley, Pa. Faculty Representative
Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi, Ph.D. Philadelphia Vice President for Academic Affairs
Shahanna McKinney-Baldon Madison, Wisc. Lay Chair, Tikkun Olam Commission
Josh Nelson Philadelphia Student Representative
Marc Overbeck Salem, Ore. Plenum Steering Committee Representative
Rabbi Amber Powers Abington, Pa. Executive Vice President
Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein Lay Chair, Jews of Color and Allies Advisory Group
Rabbi Isaac Saposnik Philadelphia Executive Director, Havaya Summer Programs
Rabbi Elyse Wechterman Abington, Pa. Executive Director, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association
Cyd Weissman Wyncote, Pa. Vice President for Engagement and Innovation

 

Members of the Board of Governors

Rabbi Fredi Cooper Wyndmoor, Pa.
Barbara Dolgin New York City
Richard Farber Pacific Palisades, Calif.
William Halpern Darnestown, Md.
Daniel Kaufman West Palm Beach, Fla. and Fredonia, N.Y.
Karen Kolodny New York City
Rabbi David Kominsky Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Rabbi Jessica Lott Chicago
Jonathan Markowitz Evanston, Ill.
Carol Baer Mott Potomac, Md.
Beth Nash Scarsdale, N.Y.
Mark Nussbaum La Jolla, Calif.
David Piver Newtown Square. Pa.
John Riehl Laurel, Md.
Eric Rosenbaum New York City
Arkady Serebryannik Irvine, Calif.
David Sigman New York City
Judith Spatz Davie, Fla.
Marsha Timmerman Emmaus, Pa.
Rabbi Avi Winokur Haddonfield, N.J.
Rabbi Lina Zerbarini Lynbrook, N.Y.

 

Honorary Governors

William H. Fern, Ph.D. Westport, Conn.
Daniel Levin Chicago
Miriam Roland Montreal
Don Shapiro Naples, Fla.
Aaron Ziegelman New York City

 

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

 

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