Our Trustees

At Central Synagogue

Joe Sofer
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
Jeremy Fielding

President

Brad  Bernstein
Brad Bernstein

Vice President

Ellen Cogut
Ellen Cogut

Vice President

Shonni Silverberg
Shonni Silverberg

Vice President

Moses Silverman
Moses Silverman

Vice President

Richard Markowitz
Richard Markowitz

Treasurer

Joe Sofer
Joe Sofer

Secretary

Michael Gamzon
Michael Gamzon

Officer at Large

Barbara Brill
Barbara Brill

Trustee

Nancy Chemtob
Nancy Chemtob

Trustee

Lynn Finkel
Lynn Finkel

Trustee

Scott Fishman
Scott Fishman

Trustee

Amy Glickman
Amy Glickman

Trustee

Alice Greenwald
Alice Greenwald

Trustee

Bruce Gutkin
Bruce Gutkin

Trustee

Nino Magliocco
Nino Magliocco

Trustee

Jon May
Jon May

Trustee

Shelly Mitchell
Shelly Mitchell

Trustee

Lori  Moore
Lori Moore

Trustee

Ellen Oppenheim
Ellen Oppenheim

Trustee

Beth Rustin
Beth Rustin

Trustee

Jill Seigerman
Jill Seigerman

Trustee

Stephen  Siegel
Stephen Siegel

Trustee

Erica Tishman
Erica Tishman

Trustee

Jeffrey Wilks
Jeffrey Wilks

Trustee

David B. Edelson
David B. Edelson

Honorary President

Kenneth H. Heitner
Kenneth H. Heitner

Honorary President

Howard F. Sharfstein
Howard F. Sharfstein

Honorary President

Michael J. Weinberger
Michael J. Weinberger

Honorary President

Alfred D. Youngwood
Alfred D. Youngwood

Honorary President