Board

JSSA’s Board of Directors help guide and support our agency’s mission by overseeing the agency’s operations, strategic direction and fiscal health.

Each board member is tasked with enhancing the reputation of the agency, increasing its visibility and importance to the community, and ensuring that the “heart” of the agency is present in all that we do every day.

*Of blessed memory

Executive Committee

President Candace G. Kaplan
Vice President David Flyer
Vice President Sandra Sellers
Vice President David Schwartz
Chair, HR Committee Judith Oppenheim
Secretary Scott Green
Treasurer Mark Ellenbogen
Assistant Treasurer Michael Mael
Member At Large Grant B. Ottenstein
Member At Large Ruth Ruskin

Board of Directors

Jeffrey F. Abramson
Rhonda Brandes
Phyllis Cela
Rita Corwin
Yvonne S. Distenfeld
Michael Fingerhut
Barry Forman
Bill Frick
Helene Glick
Patti Goldman
Michael Goldsmith
Gary Guttman
Richard Haskin
Roberta Hochberg
Nancy Kaplan

Irv Katz
Lawrence Kline
Harold Krauthamer
Solomon Levy
Suzy Levy
Esther Newman
Marcia Nusgart
Joe Rosenberg
Howard Rothman
Rabbi Jonathan Schnitzer
Sandy Sellers
Pat Silver
Mindy Suchinsky
Robin Thomashauer
Jeff Yentis

Past Presidents (Listed from 1923-2016)

Simon Lyon*
Isaac Nordlinger*
Fred Gichner*
Mrs. Charles E. (Aunt Minnie) Goldsmith*
Joseph Wilner*
Herbert Rich*
Paul Himmelfarb*
Bernard Nordlinger*
Joseph Ottenstein*
Samuel Higger*
Robert Sher*
David Bornet*
Miriam Bazelon-Knox*
Norman Cohen*
Jac J. Lehrman*
Richard England*
Sheldon S. Cohen
Julius Sankin*
Saul I. Stern*
Maurice R. Dunie

Bernard S. White*
Irvin A. Lavine*
Irving P. Cohen
Gilbert Lessenco*
Richard Hollander*
Marilynn T. Yentis
Elaine O. Feidelman
Dr. Thomas L. Sacks
Stephen H. Eisen*
Barry R. Perlis
Martha K Bindeman
Michael R. Flyer
Jonathan Weinberg
Cathy Brodsky
Lyn Chasen
Deborah Lebbin
Edward Cooper
Cherie Artz
Jeffrey F. Abramson
Lawrence P. Kline

Chai Life Members

Harold Krauthamer
Jeffrey Lawrence

Solomon Levy
Suzanne Levy

Advisory Council

Marjorie Alloy
Cherie B. Artz
Linda J. Bart
Laurel Barron-Mendelsohn
Jane Bergner
Martha K. Bindeman
Faith Bobrow
Cathy Brodsky
Lyn Chasen
Irving P. Cohen
Sheldon Cohen
Edward Cooper
Maurice R. Dunie
Arthur Dykes
Elaine O. Feidelman
Michael Flyer
Dr. Stephen Greenhouse
Sheldon Grosberg
Connie Heller
Helene Hendricks
Rabbi Evan Krame
Jeffrey Lawrence

Deborah Lebbin
Carole Nannes
Jerome Ostrov
Martha Perman
Barry Perlis
Lew Priven
John Rosenthal
Lois R. Sacks
Thomas L. Sacks
David Scheinberg
John Schmelzer
Vic Seested
Mark Segal
Rabbi Matthew H. Simon
Elaine Snider
Steve Suissa
Susie Turnbull
Jonathan Weinberg
Paula Widerlite
Marilynn T. Yentis
Stuart Youngentob

Honorary Life Members

Harold Evans
Estelle Gelman

Jack Kay

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