Board of Directors 2018-2019

 

Officers and Executive Committee

President: Deborah Minkoff

Vice Presidents: Diane Seder, Joe Shumow, and Dan Weiss

General Secretary: Jesse Sondel

Recording Secretary: Sasha Kerlow

Assistant Secretary: Lainie Minkoff

Treasurer: Rob Roquitte

Assistant Treasurers: Livia Asher, Zach Galin, and Thomas Palay

At-Large: William Haus, Joel Minkoff, and Jim Youngerman

Past President: Marc Shovers

 

Board Members: Rozan Anderson, Livia Asher, Douglas Berry, Mark Blitz, Zach Blumenfeld, Randy Blumenstein, Melanie Cohen, Josh Davidson,  Greg Edelman, Rick Ezell, Zach Galin, Fred Gants, Yolanda Gorman, William Haus, Ann Imig, Carly Jacobson, Lynn Kaplan, Sasha Kerlow, Amy Krauthamer-Maloney, Lee Lazar, Steve Lipton, Deborah Minkoff, Joel Minkoff, Lainie Minkoff, Thomas Palay, Judy Pierotti, Linda Reivitz, Rob Roquitte, Diane Seder, Marc Shovers, Stav Shtekel, Joe Shumow, Jesse Sondel, Jeremy Tunis, Adam Van Epren, Dina Weinbach, Ben Weismer, Dan Weiss, James Youngerman, and Nan Youngerman

 

Honorary: Hannah Rosenthal and Frances Weinstein

 

Executive Director Emeritus: Steven H. Morrison

 

​Ex-Officio: Rabbi Jonathan Biatch, Rabbi Betsy Forester, Rabbi Yona Matusof, and Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman

 

Past Presidents: Ghita Bessman, Kathy Blumenfeld, Isadore Fine, William Haus, Mark Laufman, Deborah Minkoff, Joel Minkoff, Thomas Palay, Lester Pines, Alicia Schiff, Judith Schreiber, Diane Seder, Marc Shovers, James Stein, Gerald Stewart, Marjorie Tobias, and James Youngerman

 

Committee and Panel Chairs

Administration and Personnel Panel: Fred Gants

Budget and Finance Committee: Zach Galin and Rob Roquitte

Camp Shalom Committee: TBD

Communications Committee: Mark Blitz and Ben Weismer

Community Relations Committee: Marc Shovers

Financial Resource Development (FRD) and Outreach: Joel Minkoff and Joe Shumow

Gan HaYeled Committee: Ann Imig and Amy Krauthamer-Maloney

Goodman Campus Committee: Joel Minkoff

Jewish Education Panel: Lainie Minkoff

Leadership and Board Development: Lynn Kaplan and Lester Pines

Local Agencies and Services Panel: Sasha Kerlow

Midrasha Committee: TBD

Nominating Committee: Dina Weinbach

Overseas and National Panel: Stav Shtekel

Yom HaShoah Committee: Livia Asher

  • Deborah Minkoff, President

    Deborah Minkoff is currently serving a one year term as President of the Jewish Federation of Madison.

    Deborah Minkoff (right) receiving the Alex Temkin Distinguished Service Award at the 2016 Jewish Federation of Madison Annual Meeting, pictured with Lester Pines (left), the 2014 award recipient (right)