People

NIF is a unique partnership of North Americans, Israelis, Europeans, and Australians. Our Board of Directors, International Council members (below), Regional Councils and dedicated staff are committed to promoting equality and democracy in Israel.

International Council Members

Israel

Prof. Michel Abitbol
Adeeb Awad
Prof. Arieh Arnon
Avner Azulay
Eliyahu Bareket
Prof. Maya Bar Hillel
Prof. Uri Bar-Joseph
Dr. Mordechai Bar-On
Ilan Baruch
Prof. Haim Ben-Shahar
David Broza
Avraham Burg
Ruth Cheshin
Prof. Aaron Ciechanover
Atty. Shlomo Cohen
Prof. Avner De-Shalit
Omri Dotan
Prof. Rachel Elior
Prof. Uzi Even
Prof. Sidra Ezrahi
Lily Galili
Prof. Itzhak Galnoor
Prof. Benyamin Gidron
Prof. Amiram Goldblum
Prof. Hanoch Gutfreund
Yisca Harani
Prof. David Harel
Atty. Gilad Harish
Dorothy Gitter Harman
Prof. Tova Hartman
Roni Hefetz
Nehama Hillman
Abraham Infeld
Haim Izraeli
Daniel Kahneman
Atty. Judith Karp
Yadin Kaufman
Prof. Yehoshua Kolodny
Noam Lautman
Prof. Natan Linial
Yossi Malka
Prof. Kobi Metzer
Sami Michael
Jacob Ner-David
Brig. Gen. (res.) Israela Oron
Amos Oz
Dr. Sarah Ozacky-Lazar
Brig.Gen. (res.) Ilan Paz
Prof. Motty Peri
Alon Piltz
Prof. Uriel Procaccia
Prof. Frances Raday
Dr. Itzik (Yitzhak) Saporta
Dr. Orna Sasson-Levy
Naomi Schacter
Atty. Joshua Schoffman
Prof. Amnon Sela
Hannan Serphos
Dr. Alla Shainskaya
Prof. Shimon Shamir
Prof. Aliza Shenhar
Dr. Ruth Sheshinski
Dr. Varda Shiffer
Dr. Jonathan Shimshoni
Avraham (Beiga) Shochat
Susan Silverman
Ronny Someck
Marla Stein
Sha’anan Streett
Ami S. Weinstein
Prof. Menachem Yaari
Atty. Dan Yakir
Dr. Dina Zisserman
Prof. Neta Ziv

San Francisco and Northern California

Michael Bien
Linda Gallanter
Jim Koshland
Raquel H. Newman
Craig Newmark
The Honorable Stuart Pollak
Lela Sarnat
Gerard Sarnat
Howard Sohn
Ingrid Tauber
Bonnie Tenenbaum
Paul Wachter
Diane Wexler
Dr. Carol Winograd
Dr. Terry Winograd
Vincent Worms

Los Angeles and Southern California

Susan Adelman
Rabbi Sharon Brous
Sara L. Cannon
James Cummings
Reuben Dori
Richard Gunther
Lois Gunther
Dr. Jacquelin Heller
Luis Lainer
Marcie Zelikow

Chicago

Aviva Futorian
Emile Karafiol
Paul A. Lehman
Bettylu Saltzman
Joan Shapiro
Gabrielle Sigel

New York

Karen Adler
Oz Benamram
Melissa Berman
Alan Cohen
Rabbi Marion Lev-Cohen
Prof. Steven. M Lev-Cohen
Yehudah B. Cohn
Rabbi Rachel B. Cowan
Rabbi Jerome K. Davidson
Roberta Elliott Wantman
Ellie Friedman
Bruce N. Goldberger
Phyllis Goldman
Sally Gottesman
Sherri Greenbach
Liz Greenstein
Michael Hirschhorn
Marvin Israelow
Arlene Kanter
Leslie M. Kimerling
Sara Klein
Jonathan Klein
Betsy Miller Landis
Shelley Levine
Bryna Linett
Jonathan Lopatin
Rabbi J. Rolando Matalon
Cindy L. Miller
Harriet Mouchly-Weiss
Rabbi Aaron Panken
Kathleen Peratis
Daniel C. Price
Paula J. Rackoff
Robert S. Rifkind
Irwin Rosenblum
Frederick Schaffer
Larry Schwartz
Nancy S. Schwartz Sternoff
Peter Shapiro
Gideon Stein
Gordon Tucker
David M. Umansky
Albert Vorspan
Michael Walzer

Washington, D.C.

Joanna Goodwin
Sara Ehrman
Janine Frier
Robert Frier
Judith Gelman
Frances E. Goldman
David Gottlieb
Barbara Green
Joan Kuriansky
Terry Lenzner
Judith Lichtman
Dr. Russell M. Linden
Susan Liss
Aviva Meyer
Elaine Reuben
June Rogul
Sanford Ungar
Frank Vogl

Boston

Mindy Berman
Jeffrey Green
Dale Mnookin
Robert Mnookin
Bonnie M. Orlin
Moshe Safdie
Karen Tucker
Ruth E. Wolma

Florida

Sari K. Agatston
Deborah Bussel
Barry Gaberman
Jane Katcher
Barbara Lipman
David Lipman
Noreen Sablotsky
Marsha Soffer

Other U.S. Regions

Lois Frank
Eve Biskind Klothen
Kenneth Klothen
Jan Abby Liff
Sara Litt
Louis Newman
Lisa Orlick-Salka
Daniel Segal

International

Mark Baker
David Bernstein
Ellen Dahrendorf
Roger Dreyfus
Isser Dubinsky
Lawrence Englander
Susie Gilbert
David Goldberg
Mark Goldberg
Jacques de Haller
June Jacobs
Pierre Loeb
Robin Margo
Claude Rakovsky
Ilana Snyder
Simone Susskind
Irving Wallach
Sharon Weintraub
Fred Zemans