Board of Directors

 

We are pleased to present our 2018 Board of Directors and thank them for their work and dedication to the Hamilton Jewish Federation.

President

Jacki Levin

 

Chief Executive Officer
Gustavo Rymberg

rymberg@jewishhamilton.org  

 

Executive Committee
Janis P Criger

Mike Dressler

Howard Eisenberg

 

Members-at-Large

Gerald Fisher

Daniel Hershkowitz
Lester Krames

Larry Levin
Ben Levitt
Alice Mendelson

Josh Rauchwerger

Sandee Smordin

Peter Smurlick

Laura Wolfson

 

 

Committee Chairs

 

The Board of Directors of the Hamilton Jewish Federation recognized some of the challenges that our community is now facing and it may face in the near future. The following new committees are now in place to address those emerging challenges;

The Grow Hamilton Committee

Chaired by Laura Wolfson

Main focus will be to outreach to those who would consider moving to Hamilton, and welcoming families and individuals who have moved or are in the process of moving to Hamilton.

 

The Strategic Planning Committee

Chaired by Howard Eisenberg

To address the future needs of our community, establish new goals and look at how Hamilton Jewish Federation has to change in order to meet the needs of the new generations.

 

The Advocacy and Community Engagement Committee

Chaired by Gerald Fisher

Will work at developing good relations with other faith and cultural groups in the community; deal with media when necessary and develop an emergency response team and protocol to deal with urgent issues relating to our community.

 

The Jewish Education Committee

Chaired by Alice Mendelson

Dedicated to strengthening, enriching, and promoting the quality of Jewish education in our community; and will ensure its continuity by providing leadership and supporting a sustainable system of quality programs.