Federation Board Members and Staff

2021
Board of Trustees
& Officers

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Lara Curtis, President
Tani Sapirstein, Vice President
Henia Lewin, Secretary
Jeffrey Mandell, Treasurer
Ronda Parish, Immediate Past President
Steve Dane, JEF Chair
David Sloviter

ELECTED

Michelle Anfang
Anya Griffith
Miryam Kabakov
Gail Lansky
Robyn Newhouse
Susan Polansky
Sarah Shtrax

AGENCY & SYNAGOGUE PRESIDENTS


Maxine Stein
   Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts
Michelle Anfang
   Temple Beth El
Richard Goldstein
   Springfield Jewish Community Center
Anne Bussler
   Beit Ahavah
Richard Alpert
   Sinai Temple
Jean Cherdack
   Temple Israel
Juanita & Yitz Moss
   New England Jewish Academy
Eric Weiss
   Jewish Community of Amherst
Henia Lewin
   Hadassah
Beth Goldstein & Joel Feldman
   Congregation B’nai Israel
Joan Rosner
   Congregation Sons of Zion
Lisa Newman
   Lander-Grinspoon Academy
Joel Creeger
   Congregation B’nai Torah
Carol Engelson
   Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy
Andrew Blumenthal and Sandra Mackler
   Congregation Ahavas Achim
Sheila Adams
Congregation Rodphey Shalom

Staff

Nora Gorenstein, Interim Executive Director
Stephen BalickiChief Financial Officer
Michelle LanctoChief Operating Officer
Michelle EverettDevelopment Project Coordinator
Jodi FalkRachel’s Table Director
Martha Lockett, Development Associate
Sarah ManiaciRachel’s Table Associate Director
Cara Michelle Silverberg, Gleaning Coordinator

HONORARY LIFE MEMBERS

Kenneth Abrahams*
Harold Grinspoon
Maurice Katz*
Charles Nirenberg*
Mary Louise Nissenbaum*
Franklin Weiss*

PAST PRESIDENTS

Dr. Klien, Bernard J. *
Simon, Samuel G. *
Markson, Joseph H. *
Black, Samual B. *
Katz, Max *
Cowett, Joseph B. *
Katz, Simon J. *
Fieldman, Harry *
Aranow, Walter *
Kurn, Maurice *
Schaffer, Edward *
Cohen, Irving M. *
Paroshinsky, Arthur *
Koplin, George M. *
Saks, Philip E. *
Roth, Hugo *
Levine, Jack *
Hirschhorn, Alexander *
Swirsky, Irwin *
Leavitt, Joel A.
Foggle, William *
Gaberman, Richard
Rosen, Harold *
Curtis, Alan *
Rosen, Belle *
Loevy, Jay
Gaberman, Betsy
Troderman, Diane
Abrahams, Kenneth *
Bloom, Elliot M.L.
Berg, Gerald B.
Mandell, Jeffrey H.
Feldman, Donna
Pava, Ann
Greenbaum, Edward
Dane, Steven
Firestone, Susan Weiss
Kline, Susan
Goldman, Suze
Parish, Ronda

*Of Blessed Memory