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VBS LAY LEADERSHIP

Executive Committee

Effective July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022

The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors is responsible for day-to-day oversight of the administrative and financial functions of the synagogue, subject to the powers of the Board of Directors granted under the Congregation's By-Laws and under California Law.

PRESIDENT
Jeffrey Goss

       

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Eric Kingsley

ADMINISTRATIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Gil Borok

   

SECRETARY
Moshe Meppen

ADULT JEWISH LIFE VICE PRESIDENT
Hannah Wachs

     

DEVELOPMENT VICE PRESIDENT
Rich Robin

EDUCATION VICE PRESIDENT
Roslyn Grinberg

   

FINANCE VICE PRESIDENT
Saul Gershkowitz

MEMBERSHIP VICE PRESIDENT
Stephanie Walsh

   

RELIGION VICE PRESIDENT
Ilene Berman

DAY SCHOOL PRESIDENT
Matthew Benbassat

   

PAST PRESIDENT
Scott Howard

Click here to read more about the Executive Committee including bios.

Board of Directors

Effective July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022

The management and administration of the affairs of the Congregation is vested in the Board of Directors. The Board is charged with engaging in policy, long-term planning, and the general oversight of the mission and financial stability of the Synagogue.

Danny Abramovitch
Zane Averbach
Matthew Benbassat
Richard Bender
Ilene Berman
Sylvia Bernstein-Tregub
Sergio Bicas
Heather Binder
Ronald Blanc
Buzzy Bookman
Gil Borok
Jon Braun
Nathaniel Braun
Richard Burstein
Nancy Sher Cohen
Judie Cotton
Howard Davine
Jacob 'Jack' Donitz
Nicole 'Nikki" Eigler
Shoshana Titcher-Esguerra
Alan Feit
Toby Feit

Karen Getelman
Judith Geller-Wollstein
Saul Gershkowitz
David Gill
Elaine Gill
Deborah Goldberger
Jeffrey Goss
Amy Green
William Green
Avery Greenberg
Alice Greenfield
Roslyn Grinberg
Heela Hadad
Corine Hartman
Scott Howard
Dr. Joel Hyatt
Andy Hyman
Jessica Jablon
Eric Kingsley
Victor Kohn
Jeffrey Levine
Norm Levine

Brian Link
Debbie Meppen
Moshe Meppen
Barbara Gales Miller
Darwin Miller z"l
Ricky Mintz
Robin Permail
Marc Reich
Dr. Ronald Reiter
Rich Robin
Rita Sinder
David Spiegel
Jason Stern
David Tobman
Dr. Alan Ullman
Hannah Wachs
Stephanie Walsh
Matthew Waterman
Annette Weinberg
Irving Weintraub
Katherine Wininger-Benjamin
Daniel Zakowski

Board of Trustees

Effective July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022

The Trustees assist in long-term projects as requested by the President. Trustees are required to serve actively on at least one VBS Committee, and participate in Synagogue programs and support major fundraising capital campaigns. The Trustees are eligible to vote on adoption of the annual Budget of the Congregation at the Board of Directors meeting. Members elected as Trustees must have served on both the Board of Directors for at least a total of six years, and on the Executive for at least a total of 2 years prior to their election. 

Alice Greenfield, Chair                Mark Lainer
Janice Shulman         Howard Levine
Robert Barnhard Syd Orel
Sanford 'Sandy' Beim Jerome Rabow
Joel Belifante Charles Schnaid
Elaine Berke Jack Sinder
Dr. Richard Braun Stuart Solomon
Jonathan Cookler Richard Volpert
Dr. Steven Galaif Michael Waterman
Linda Gross Phyllis Weinstein-Siebold
Pat Kater Louis Yuster
Harvey Kulber Arlene Zicklin

 

Mon, July 4 2022 5 Tammuz 5782