Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Who We Are

Meeting Human Needs.

Our Mission

Create a thriving, vibrant and engaged Jewish community by raising and allocating funds and building community locally, in Israel and around the world.

More Impact

More Impact

Giving together to help more people.

Bring People Together

Bring People Together

Working together to solve complex problems.

Expert Planning

Expert Planning

Planning together to identify needs.

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Leadership

Board of Directors

NameTitle
David D. SufrinChair of the Board
Stephen F. HalpernVice Chair
Jan LevinsonVice Chair
James P. WagnerVice Chair
Susan G. Berman KressSecretary
Ellen Teri Kaplan GoldsteinAssistant Secretary
Gilbert Z. SchneiderTreasurer
Marsha M. MarcusAssistant Treasurer
Ahmie BaumBoard Member
Ariella BelopolskyBoard Member
Marc BrownBoard Member
David EhrenwerthBoard Member
Elyse EichnerBoard Member
Adam FalconeBoard Member
Josh FarberBoard Member
Dan HolthausBoard Member
Linda JoshowitzBoard Member
Simone KarpBoard Member
David KnollBoard Member
Jeffrey W. LetwinBoard Member
Robert I. MalletBoard Member
Philip MilchBoard Member
Melissa RackoffBoard Member
Deborah ResnickBoard Member
Jane RollmanBoard Member
Todd RosenfeldBoard Member
Bob SilvermanBoard Member
Marcie SolomonBoard Member
Sharon WernerBoard Member

Jewish Federation Staff

NameTitleDepartmentPhone
Jeffrey H. FinkelsteinPresident & CEOOffice of the President412-992-5211
Tracy GrandelisAssistant to the President & CEOOffice of the President412-992-5211
Milo AverbachChief Financial OfficerAccounting412-992-5244
Jenny KaplanControllerAccounting412-992-5259
Linda GordonFinancial ManagerAccounting412-992-5250
Monica WayaAccounting Associate/payroll SpecialistAccounting412-992-5242
Jean KingAccounts Receivable AssociateAccounting412-992-5206
Lindsey StrassmanAccounting Associate, Special ProjectsAccounting412-992-5258
Tanya Gore-WhiteManagerHuman Resources & Office Operations412-992-5215
Rob DziekanMaintenance StaffHuman Resources & Office Operations412-681-8000
Bryan EllsworthMaintenance StaffHuman Resources & Office Operations412-681-8000
Shawn BrokosDirector of Jewish Community SecuritySecurity412-992-5229
Erin WylandSecurity Program CoordinatorSecurity412-992-5252
Richard L. Mast Jr.Director of Business Technology ServicesInformation Technology412-992-5262
Bill PetroManager of IT Support ServicesInformation Technology412-992-5261
Ilene RinnDirector of PlanningPlanning412-992-5205
Shelly ParverAssistant Planning DirectorPlanning412-992-5207
Raimy RubinManager of Impact MeasurementPlanning412-992-5241
Kimberly SalzmanDirector, Israel & Overseas OperationsPlanning412-992-5239
Debbie SwartzIsrael & Overseas Planning AssociatePlanning412-992-5208
Marcie LangIsrael RepresentativePlanning972-50-533-1169
Ravid BitonShinshinim CoordinatorPlanning412-992-5228
Mandy RosenbergCommunity Building CoordinatorPlanning412-992-5243
Marlene LaytonCommunity Building SpecialistPlanning412-992-5247
Laura ChernerDirectorCommunity Relations Council412-992-5235
Rabbi Amy BardackDirectorJewish Life & Learning412-697-6654
Carolyn LinderSenior ManagerJewish Life & Learning412-697-6648
Nadia ElaminAdministrative CoordinatorJewish Life & Learning412-992-5249
David ChudnowManagerVolunteer Center412-992-5209
Lauren BairnsfatherDirectorHolocaust Center412-939-7287
Tanya Bielski-BrahamDevelopment AssociateHolocaust Center412-939-7293
Jackie ReeseMarketing & Education AssociateHolocaust Center412-939-7286
Marcel WalkerChutz-Pow! Project CoordinatorHolocaust Center412-939-7292
Ryan WoodwardLibrary & Education AssociateHolocaust Center412-939-7288
Christina SahoveyOperations & Outreach CoordinatorHolocaust Center412-939-7289
Emily BernsteinEducation Outreach AssociateHolocaust Center412-801-7022
Dr. Zipora (Tsipy) GurExecutive DirectorClassrooms Without Borders412-915-9182
Melissa HavivAssistant DirectorClassrooms Without Borders412-610-9294
Avi Ben HurDirector of Education, Scholar in ResidenceClassrooms Without Borders412-915-9182
Daniel PearlmanPost-Seminar Programs ManagerClassrooms Without Borders216-408-2304
Ateret CopeOperations ManagerClassrooms Without Borders443-928-8897
Jamie CampbellCWB Wheeling Program CoordinatorClassrooms Without Borders
Brian EglashSenior Vice President & Chief Development OfficerCommunity Campaign412-992-5240
Jessica Brown SmithSenior Director of DevelopmentCommunity Campaign412-992-5248
Emily RichmanDirector, Development OperationsCommunity Campaign412-992-5217
Roi MezareAssociate Director, Major GiftsCommunity Campaign412-992-5230
Joseph EntenSenior Development OfficerCommunity Campaign412-992-5212
Meredith HymanDevelopment AssociateCommunity Campaign412-697-6652
Drew GreenwaldDevelopment Associate, Young Adult PhilanthropyCommunity Campaign412-992-5218
Derek GrossmanDevelopment Associate, AffinitiesCommunity Campaign412-697-6646
David GuzikowskiManager of Campaign OperationsCommunity Campaign412-992-5255
Andreya CherryDonor Services AssociateCommunity Campaign412-992-5226
Jessica McClellandDatabase AdministratorCommunity Campaign412-992-5210
Kristen BrandtDatabase TechnicianCommunity Campaign412-992-5238
Carolyn SlaytonYoung Adult Programming AssociateCommunity Campaign412-992-5263
Karen PodorefskyDirector of Young Adult Engagement & Community CollaborationCommunity Campaign412-992-5231
Meryl FranzosDevelopment SpecialistCommunity Campaign412-992-5204
Brandy OrlandoDevelopment CoordinatorCommunity Campaign412-992-5222
Daniel O. BrandeisDirector, Foundation Resource DevelopmentJewish Community Foundation412-992-5220
Sharon PerelmanDirector of Planned Giving & Foundation Associate DirectorJewish Community Foundation412-992-5224
Rabbi Danny SchiffFoundation ScholarJewish Community Foundation412-681-8000
Cheryl JohnsonFoundation AssociateJewish Community Foundation412-697-6656
Katie MooseFoundation AccountantJewish Community Foundation412-697-6655
Patti DziekanFoundation Executive AssistantJewish Community Foundation412-992-5221
Eric ProbolaFoundation AssociateJewish Community Foundation412-992-5216
Adam HertzmanDirector (Media Contact)Marketing412-992-5225
Mihal EhvenDigital Marketing AssociateMarketing412-992-5254
Joyce HinnebuschMarketing AssociateMarketing412-992-5245
Ilana KisilinskyMarketing AssociateMarketing412-992-5223
Toni MurrayMarketing Associate/WriterMarketing412-992-5251
Karley ParkerEvent ManagerMarketing412-992-5233
Grace SimmonsDigital Marketing AssociateMarketing412-697-6657

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