Congregational Board

The Congregational Board is responsible for the general management of Temple Rodef Shalom.  Specific responsibilities are defined in Article 14 of Temple Rodef Shalom’s By-Laws. The Congregational Board is made up of the Executive Board, Standing Committees; special committees, groups and task forces; and the individual volunteers who serve in any of these capacities, as well as Designated Advisors, At-Large Members of the Congregational Board, and elected Endowment Directors.

All positions listed below are part of the Congregational Board.  The Executive Board, detailed separately here, is also part of the Congregational Board and is comprised of Congregational Officers.  To contact a member of the board, please search the online TRS member database, the information below, or the corresponding committee page on the website for an email address.

Congregational Board Members

Congregational Officers Detailed Separately Here
At-Large Directors  Josh Kussman, Elisabeth Morse, Jon Schwabish
Men of TRS  Jon Ginsberg
Women of TRS  Mary Ann Kennedy, Bernice Porrazzo
Temple Rodef Shalom Temple Youth
 Lee Smith
Past Presidents Andy Joskow & Barry Holt & Mindy Facenda & Bob Schlossberg
Endowment Directors  Matt Korn, Ed Beckwith, David Lawrence

Community Engagement Jeffery Levy, Vice President
Israel Joann Berkson, Chair
Social Action Karen Hendrixson, Co-Chair
Hillary Horn, Co-Chair
Membership and Congregational Engagement Jen Jacobsen, Vice President
Kelly Treibitz, Asst. Vice President
Adult Education Ellen Blalock, Co-Chair
Karen Kaplan, Co-Chair
Caring and Inclusion Carin Lomax, Co-Chair
Pamela Sidel-Gruntfest, Co-Chair
Membership Andrea Stillman, Co-Chair
Jon Bernstein, Co-Chair
Music and Performing Arts Josephine LeBeau, Chair
Youth Lynne Lotenberg, Vice President
Tina Rafalovich, Asst. Vice President
Camp Debbie Feinberg, Co-Chair
Courtney Storm, Co-Chair
Religious School David Taube, Chair
Youth Rachel Simon, Co-Chair
Janet Fortney, Co-Chair
Internal Operations Ken Lifland, Vice President
Financial Management James Mendelsohn, Treasurer
Stephan Kline, Asst. Treasurer
Leadership Development Lisa Horowitz, Chair
Strategic Planning Cory Amron, Co-Chair
Reyna Pratt, Co-Chair

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