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

Dvora Blum
David Broza
Avraham Burg
Ruth Cheshin
Aaron Ciechanover
Shlomo Cohen
Avner de-Shalit
Omri Dotan
Rachel Elior
Uzi Even
Sidra Ezrahi
Lily Galili
Itzhak Galnoor
Benjamin Gidron
Dorothy Gitter Harman
Amiram Goldblum
Hanoch Gutfreund
Yisca Harani
David Harel
Gilad Harish
Tova Hartman
Roni Hefetz
Nehama Hillman
Avraham Infeld
Haim Izraeli
Judith Karp
Yadin Kaufman
Yehoshua Kolodny
Noam Lautman
Nathan Linial
Yossi Malka
Jacob (Kobi) Metzer
Sami Michael
Judd Neā€™eman
Smadar Nehab
Jacob Ner David
Amos Oz
Sarah Ozacky-Lazar
Motty Perry
Alon Piltz
Uriel Procaccia
Frances Raday
Itzik Saporta
Orna Sasson-Levy
Naomi Schacter
Joshua Schoffman
Amnon Sella
Hannan Serphos
Alla Shainskaya
Shimon Shamir
Aliza Shenhar
Ruth Sheshinski
Varda Shiffer
Jonathan Shimshoni
Avraham Shochat
Susan Silverman
Ronny Someck
Marla Stein
Zvia Valdan
Ami Weinstein
Menahem Yaari
Dina Zisserman-Brodsky

San Francisco and Northern California

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

Los Angeles and Southern California

Susan Adelman
Rabbi Sharon Brous
Sara L. Cannon
James Cummings
Reuben Dori
Lois Gunther
Richard Gunther
Jonathan Klein
Sara Klein
Luis Lainer
Mel Levine
Marcie Zelikow

Chicago

Aviva Futorian
Emile Karafiol
Paul Lehman
Bettylu Saltzman
Joan Shapiro
Gay Sigel

New York

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

Washington, D.C.

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

New England

Mindy Berman
Jeffrey Green
Dale Mnookin
Robert Mnookin
Bonnie M. Orlin
Alfred Tauber
Karen Tucker
Ruth E. Wolman

Florida

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

Other U.S. Regions

Lois Frank
Leslie M. Kimerling
Eve Biskind Klothen
Ken Klothen
Jan Abby Liff
Sara Litt
Lisa Orlick-Salka
Daniel Segal

International

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