Our Trustees

At Central Synagogue

Joe Sofer
Secretary

Joe Sofer is a partner in the boutique intellectual property law firm of Sofer & Haroun, LLP. His experience includes patent trademark and copyright prosecution, litigation and corporate counseling. He received his J.D. degree Magna Cum Laude from New York Law School and his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Columbia University. He is a lifetime member of Tau-Beta-Pi, engineering honor society and Eta-Kappa-Nu, electrical engineering honor society. For many years he served as a faculty member of Practicing Law Institute, lecturing on patent claim drafting techniques and strategies.

Joe and his wife Tanya have been members of Central Synagogue since 2000. They have two children, Stephanie and Andrew, who were B’nei Mitzvah at Central.


 


Our Trustees

Jeremy Fielding

President

Brad Bernstein

Vice President

Michael Gamzon

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

Abigail Pogrebin

Honorary President

Beth Rustin

Trustee

Jill Seigerman

Vice President

Stephen Siegel

Trustee

Moses Silverman

Trustee

David Tanner

Trustee

David B. Edelson

Honorary President

Kenneth H. Heitner

Honorary President

Howard F. Sharfstein

Honorary President

Alfred D. Youngwood

Honorary President