Meet Our Staff

  • Shira Snyder

    Foundation Intern

    Contact her at:
    (336) 852-5433, ext. 234

  • Empy Perez

    Financial Assistant

    Contact her at:
    (336) 852-5433, ext. 289

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  • Cathy Mclain

    Manager of Finance and

    Contact her at:
    (336) 369-6700

Board of Directors 2018-2019


Freddy Robinson



Howie Mezer

Vice chair


Joyce R. Shuman

Immediate Past Chair

Cathy Levinson

Development Commitee Chair, CAJL Chair


Jeri D'Lugin



Tom Sloan

Investment Committee Chair


Mike Berkelhammer

Budget, Finance and Administration Chair

Gail LeBauer

Donor and Affiliate Relations Chair


Sara Lee Saperstein

Stewardship Chair


Tom Cone

Governance Chair


Susan R. Gutterman

JD, Endowment Director

At Large Members


Sam Cone


Steve Friedland


Randall Kaplan


Ron Milstein


Jerrold Pinsker


Keith Rosen


Steve Shavitz


Marshall Tuck


Phyllis Shavitz, LOJE Chair


Beth David Synagogue, Greensboro, Mark Hyman


Beth Meyer Synagogue, Raleigh


BJH Foundation for Senior Services, Andrew Aronson


B’nai Israel Synagogue, Wilmington, E. Bruce Moskowitz


B’nai Shalom Day School, Ari Hausman


Chabad Center of Greensboro – Rabbi Yosef Plotkin

Congregation Ahavath Sholom, Bluefield, W. VA


Greensboro Jewish Federation, Sue Simmons, President; 

Marilyn Forman Chandler, Executive Director


Jewish Community Foundation Raleigh-Cary, Mark Wiener


Mt. Sinai Synagogue, Cheyenne, WY, Steve Borin


North Carolina Hillel, Michele Gordon


Ohev Zion Synagogue, Martinsville, VA, Dicky Globman

Ramah Darom, Inc., Frederick R. Levick


Roanoke Jewish Federation, Larry Davidson


Sandra E. Lerner Jewish Community Day School, Durham


Temple Emanuel, Greensboro, Raffi Simel


Temple Emanuel, Winston-Salem, Hilary Kosloske


Western North Carolina Jewish Federation, Robert J. Deutsch