Governance

Officers

Rachel Cohen, President
Howard Krosnick, Immediate Past President
Reuben Abitbol, Vice President
Roslyn Slawner, Vice President
Robert Bohbot, CPA, CA, Treasurer
Erica Fagen, Secretary
John Hobday, Officer at-large
Michael Crelinsten, Executive Director

Board of Directors

Yolande Amzallag
Cindy Bassel Brown
Howard Berish
Anthony Davis
Harvey Elman
Avi Finegold
Kathryn Gabinet Kroo
Arlene Greenberg

Marian Levy
Barbara Maldoff
Marilynne Malkin
Eva Raby
Robert Schwartzwald
Sharon Steinberg
Jean Teboul
Leo Hubermann, Staff Representative

Honorary Board Members

Liba Augenfeld z”l
Rivka Augenfeld
Norma Cummings z”l
Rosalind Goodman z”l
Pearl Lighter
Marilyn Nayer

Hillel Rosen
Howard Schnider
The late Liliane M. Stewart
Ernest Strolovitch
Murray Yudin

Past Presidents

Reuben Brainin (1914-1915)
Louis Zuker (1916-1917)
Hananiah Meyer Caiserman (1917-1920, 1923-1925, 1943-1944)
Samuel Belkin (1920-1922)
A. Katzman (1926-1927, 1932)
Nachum Myerson (1928-1931, 1933, 1947-1948)
Solomon Temkin (1934-1942)
Moses (Moe) Brainin (1945-1946)
Michael Lauter (1946-1947, 1949-1950)
Solomon Winkler (1951-1953, 1962-1966)
Joseph Berman (1954-1958)
Israel Rabinovitch (1959-1961)
Hertz Kalles (1966-1968)
Joseph Kage (1968-1970)
Jack B. Lightman (1970-1972)
Israel Nachshen (1972-1974)
Chaim Spilberg (1974-1977)
David Augenfeld (1977-1979)

Emmanuel Kalles (1979-1981, 1985-1986)
Lilian Laks z”l (1981-1982)
Anna Fishman Gonshor (1982-1984)
Aaron Ain (1984-1985)
Murray Lippman (1986-1988)
Irwin Litvack (1988-1990)
Bryna Garmaise (1990-1992)
Aron Gonshor (1992-1994)
Barbara Kay (1994-1996)
Ira Robinson (1996-1998)
Daniel Lighter (2000-2002)
Joanne Garfinkle (2002-2004)
Janie Respitz (2004-2006)
Alice Lehrer (2006-2008)
Gerald Soiferman (2008-2011)
Alain Murad (2011-2014)
Claire Berger Fagen (2014-2016)
Peter Jacobs (1998-2000, 2016-2017)
Howard Krosnick (2017-2019)

Nominating Committee

Claire Berger Fagen, Chair
Rivka Augenfeld
Cindy Bassel Brown
Judy Gardos Bergman
Eva Raby
Roslyn Slawner
Dana Zinman

Ombudsman

Daniel Frajman