Our Trustees

At Central Synagogue

Susan K. Stern
Trustee

Susan K. Stern is a community activist and political advocate in New York and nationally. She was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as Chair of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. Her work focused on Human Trafficking.

She is a Commissioner and Immediate Past Chair of the New York State Commission on National and Community Service serving two governors. Stern is the immediate past Vice Chair of The Jewish Federations of North America and created the International Lion of Judah Conference. Susan was Chair of the Board of UJA Federation of New York.  She serves on the Executive Committee of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee. She is one of the founders of the Jewish Democratic Council of America and has served on the President’s Advisory Committee for Hebrew Union College, the Dean’s advisory for University of Michigan and as a trustee at Westchester Reform Temple.

Susan has been a member of Central for 9 years and has been involved in the Cantorial Search Committee and Nominating Committee. She is married to Jeffrey Stern. They have two sons, Michael (Janna) and Peter (Amanda), and four grandchildren.


 


Our Trustees

Jeremy Fielding

President

Brad Bernstein

Vice President

Michael Gamzon

Vice President

Jill Seigerman

Vice President

Shonni Silverberg

Vice President

Jon May

Treasurer

Joe Sofer

Secretary

Barbara Brill

Trustee

Nancy Chemtob

Trustee

Lynn Finkel

Trustee

Scott Fishman

Trustee

Amy Glickman

Trustee

Alice Greenwald

Trustee

Bruce Gutkin

Trustee

Nino Magliocco

Trustee

Lori Moore

Trustee

Ellen Oppenheim

Trustee

Beth Rustin

Trustee

Stephen Siegel

Trustee

Moses Silverman

Trustee

Susan K. Stern

Trustee

David Tanner

Trustee

David B. Edelson

Honorary President

Kenneth H. Heitner

Honorary President

Abigail Pogrebin

Honorary President

Howard F. Sharfstein

Honorary President

Alfred D. Youngwood

Honorary President