Our Mission

 

The Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester works to build a strong Jewish future in Rochester, Israel and worldwide through philanthropy, engagement, education and advocacy.

 

Learn more about the Federation.

 

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President
Rina Chessin
 
Vice Presidents
Blanche Fenster
Eli N. Futerman
Rachel Glazer
Richard L. Goldstein
Marc Haas
Howard Konar
 
Secretary
Lorraine P. Wolch
 
Assistant Secretary
Randy Schuster
 
Treasurer
David Clar
 
Assistant Treasurer
Wendy Howitt
 
CEO
Meredith Dragon
 
Board of Directors
Reuben Auspitz
Lisa Axelrod
Ted Axelrod
Sam Berns
Ricki Birnbaum
Rabbi Leonardo Bitran
Ellen Broder
Betsy Brugg
Joshua Bruner
Howard Crane
Leslie Crane
Rachel Farkas
Roberta Feldman
Ronald Furman
Daphne Futerman
Elyse Gilman
Dan Goldstein
Kate Goldstein
F. Kenneth Greene
 
Michael D. Grossman
Kimberly Kalish
Richard Kaplan
Helen Kashtan
Rabbi Alan Katz
Dr. Yosef Kilimnick
Shari Kinel
Mona Friedman Kolko
Barbara Kozel
Emily Krohn
Jeffrey Levinson
Richard Markus 
Tiffany Meyer
Neal Morchower
Jordan Morgenstern
Ronald Newman
Lewis Norry
Julie Nusbaum
Carolyn G. Nussbaum
Barbara Orenstein-Present
Kathy Palokoff
Lisa Pelta
Joy Ryen Plotnik
Tiffany Rothenberg
Aviva Schochat
Michael Silverstein
Frank Sklarsky
Stacey E. Trien
Stacy Tulgan
Paul Underberg
Ronald von Perlstein
Marvin Wolk
 
Board of Governors
Dr. Peter Adelstein
Roberta Borg
Paul S. Goldberg                                              
Deborah G. Goldman
John L. Goldman
Burton Gordon                                      
Robert Gordon
Eileen B. Grossman
Howard J. Grossman
Rochelle Gutkin                                    
Helen Hecker                                                    
Warren H. Heilbronner
Dennis Kessler
Merwyn M. Kroll
Beryl Nusbaum
Nathan Robfogel
Jerald J. Rotenberg
Linda Cornell Weinstein
Seymour Weinstein