“They feel like they have a connection with him even though they don’t know him.” ~ The McPherson School, KS

Board of Directors and Staff

Staff

Director, Institutional Advancement: Abby Gilbert

Education Director: Geoffrey Quinn

Program Director: Shelley Rappaort

Donor/Member Services Coordinator: Joe Chudzinski

Anne Frank Theater Project Producer: Sharon Geller

Program Assistant: Rycki Joy Freedman

Education Consultants:

  • Jacqueline Cherepinsky
  • Deanne Comer
  • Phil Holtje
  • Dr. Polly Zavidker

Education Emeritus: Hal Kessler

Board of Directors:

Executive Board of Directors

Founders: Yaakov and Sheila Riz*

President: Chuck Feldman

Vice President, Education: Donald Wittenberg

Vice President, Development: Carol B. Irvine

Co-Secretaries: Hal Rosenthal and Sue Rosenthal

Treasurer: Iona Riz, Esq.

Legal Advisor: Paula Weiss, Esq.

Board Members

  • Connie Berman
  • Ronnie Breslow
  • Adam Denish
  • Gary Erlbaum
  • Robin Falkow
  • Chuck Feldman
  • Ira Feldman
  • Paul Feldman
  • Aaron Finestone, Esq.
  • Rhonda Fink-Whitman
  • Shari Glauser
  • Robert Greenberg
  • David Hardy
  • Kurt Herman*
  • Ruth Hartz
  • Linda Hershman
  • Michael Herskovitz
  • Tonya Herskovitz, Esq.
  • Phil Holtje
  • Carol B. Irvine
  • Jonathan Kornblau
  • Dan Lodise
  • Lise Marlowe
  • Alberta O'Brien
  • Iona Riz, Esq.
  • Yaakov Riz*
  • Sheila Riz*
  • Michael Rosen
  • Debbie Rosenberg
  • Hal Rosenthal
  • Sue Rosenthal
  • Steven Shotz
  • David Tuck
  • Klara Vinokur
  • Martin Weinberg
  • Jack Weiss
  • Paula Weiss, Esq.
  • Donald Wittenberg

*of blessed memory