fbpx

Lay Leadership


The governing board of the Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton (JFGD) includes our agencies the Jewish Community Center, Jewish Family Services, and the Jewish Foundation of Greater Dayton. All agencies have representative members on the board. This body is the legal representative for the Jewish Federation and for its members. The board’s responsibility is to fulfill the mission, and they direct our work that helps us fulfill our mission.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton & its Agencies care
for those in need, strengthen Jewish life, and create connections
among Jews — acting locally, in Israel, and around the world.

Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton Board and Officers

If you have questions about how our Board of Directors is selected, or need more information, please contact JFGD CEO Cathy Gardner at (937) 610-1555.

Dr. Heath Gilbert

Dr. Heath Gilbert

Bruce Feldman

Bruce Feldman

Mary Rita Weissman

Mary Rita Weissman

Neil Friedman

Neil Friedman

Beverly Louis

Beverly Louis

Dan Sweeny

Dan Sweeny

Gary Abrams

Gary Abrams

Gary Abrams

Amy Bloom

Gary Abrams

Rabbi Judy Chessin

Dr. Samuel Dorf

Dr. Samuel Dorf

Dr. Michele Dritz

Dr. Michele Dritz

Gary Abrams

David Feibus

Marni Flagel

Marni Flagel

Gary Abrams

Jon Freeman

Teddy Goldenberg

Teddy Goldenberg

Gary Abrams

Renana Harel

Gary Abrams

Dr. Stephen Harlan

Gary Abrams

Dave London

Ben Mazer

Ben Mazer

Gary Abrams

Dr. Martha Moody-Jacobs

Kathryn Polk

Kathryn Polk

Joseph Saks

Joseph Saks

Ira Segalewitz

Ira Segalewitz

Gary Abrams

Dr. Judy Woll

Looking for a way to get involved with Federation? Join one of our committees!

Jewish Observer

Telling their own stories

Through SlidingDors, children of Holocaust survivors learn skills to keep remembrance alive By Marshall Weiss, The Dayton Jewish Observer Their parents didn’t talk about it when they were growing up. The children of Holocaust survivors didn’t talk about it with each other, either. Now, with markedly fewer Holocaust survivors each The post Telling their own stories appeared first on The Dayton Jewish Observer. [...]

Three monthly drive-thrus for Temple Israel’s Jewish Cultural Festival

With the topsy-turvy year we’ve had navigating the pandemic, Temple Israel will bring us a Purim celebration two weeks after Passover. This will be the first of three monthly Taste of the Jewish Cultural Festival drive-thru events the temple will present this year on Friday evenings instead of the full-day The post Three monthly drive-thrus for Temple Israel’s Jewish Cultural Festival appeared first on The Dayton Jewish Observer. [...]

Beth Abraham  to honor Women of Valor virtually, May 5

Beth Abraham Synagogue will honor seven women for their efforts on behalf of the Jewish and general communities when it holds its Tenth Women of Valor ceremony, streaming live via StreamSpot, Wednesday, May 5 at noon. Women of Valor 2021 honorees are Phyllis Pavlofsky Allen, Tara L. Feiner, Helen Ostreicher The post Beth Abraham to honor Women of Valor virtually, May 5 appeared first on The Dayton Jewish Observer. [...]

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This