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Annual Congregational Meeting

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019, 6:00 pm
Location: Lindenbaum Pavilion

All congregants are encouraged to attend. In accordance with Article V, Section 3(b) of the By Laws, we will vote to elect new officers and trustees and we will hear from our President, Treasurer, and Senior Rabbi.

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. Nominating Committee Report
  3. Finance Report
  4. President’s 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. President is eligible for three one-year terms.

Here is this year’s slate:

Nominated as Officers for a One-Year Term

Jeremy Fielding, President
Brad Bernstein, Vice President
Ellen Cogut, Vice President
Michael Gamzon,  Vice President
Shonni Silverberg, Vice President
Jon May, Treasurer
Joe Sofer, Secretary

Nominated as Trustees for their first Three-Year Term

Jonine Bernstein
David Tanner

Re-Nominated as Trustees for a Three-Year Term

Barbara Brill
Lynn Finkel
Michael Gamzon
Bruce Gutkin
Richard Markowitz
Ellen Oppenheim
Jill Seigerman
Jeffrey Silberstein
Joe Sofer
Erica Tishman

Submitted April 2019: Abigail Pogrebin (chair) with committee members Cindy Edelson, Mari Hinojosa, Ralph Levene, Jenny Sharfstein Kane, Steven Steinman, Susie Stern.

If you are unable to join us in person, you may live stream this event on our website.