Our Leadership


Joan Serrano Laufer President
Ralph Selig Vice President
Michael Klein Vice President
Denny Kelk Vice President
Sara Silver Treasurer
Morton Orentlicher Associate Treasurer
Desma Holcomb Secretary


Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees meets monthly to discuss and act upon synagogue business. The trustees greatly values questions, concerns and suggestions from synagogue members.  Please contact a trustee to discuss an issue. They are here to serve you. Alternatively, you can contact the office, and your request will be forwarded.

Tara Collins
Bernard R. Crystal
Lawrence Cytryn
Andrew DaSilva
Diana Douglas, Sisterhood President
Charles Friedman
Susan Gellert
Mark Hamburgh, Former President
Rita Hamburgh
Desma Holcomb, Secretary
Denny Chern Kelk, Vice President
Michael Klein, Vice President
Sheldon Koy, Hebrew School Principal
Joan Serrano Laufer, President
Morton Orentlicher, Associate Treasurer
Fredy K. Seidel
Ralph Selig, Past President and Vice President
Sara Silver, Treasurer
Gary Thalheimer
Amy Wittner



Affliliate Chair
Sisterhood Diana Douglas



Committee Chair
Art Gallery Regina Gradess
By-Laws Tara Collins
Cemetery Navahjo Stoller
Andrew DaSilva
Chesed Hilary Zatz
Communications (vacant)
Executive Joan Laufer
Finance Sara Silver
Fundraising & Grants (Development) Desma Holcomb
Hebrew School Parents Loren Christian
House Michael Klein
Licensing Andrew DaSilva
Membership & Programming Susan Gellert
Desma Holcomb
Personnel Paul Glassman
Ritual Rabbi Gale
Denny Kelk
    High Holidays Paul Glassman
    Tot Shabbat Jen Talansky
Seder Gary Thalheimer
Social Action Amy Wittner

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