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Annual Congregational Meeting

Date: Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Pavilion

All congregants are encouraged to attend: we will elect officers and trustees and hear from our senior clergy and president.

Please note that you may cast your vote for officers and trustees via online proxy or in person at the Annual Meeting. You may only vote once, so if you plan on attending the meeting, please do not vote online. Note that only primary members and their spouses or partners may vote; adult children or other dependents in your family are not eligible.

Cast your vote online »


  1. Invocation
  2. President’s Report
  3. Nominating Committee Report
  4. Finance Report
  5. Senior Rabbi’s Remarks
  6. Q&A
  7. Benediction

Report of the Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is tasked with nominating first-term trustees as well as re-nominating trustees completing their first and second terms. Additionally, the Committee nominates first-term officers and re-nominates continuing officers.

Trustees are eligible for three three-year terms and officers are eligible for four one-year terms.

Here is this year’s slate:

Officers for a One-Year Term

President – Abigail Pogrebin
Vice President – Barbara Brill
Vice President – Jeremy Fielding
Vice President – Shonni Silverberg
Vice President – Joe Sofer
Treasurer – Richard Markowitz
Secretary – Moses Silverman
Officer at Large – Michael Gamzon

Trustees for a Three-Year Term

Stephen Siegel

Re-Nominated as Trustees for a Three-Year Term

Ellen Cogut
Jeremy Fielding
Nino Magliocco
Shonni Silverberg
Jonathan Youngwood

Former Presidents (Non-Voting)

David Edelson
Kenneth Heitner
Howard Sharfstein
Michael J. Weinberger
Alfred Youngwood

Submitted April 2017: David Edelson (chair) with committee members Jonathan Crystal, Peter Ezersky, Dorey Neilinger, and Stephanie Stiefel.