People

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

Regional Councils

Atlanta

Steve Berman
Lois Frank
Leah Fuhr
Jan Jaben-Eilon
Robin Kramarow
Judy Lipshutz
Charles Miller
David Minkin
Glenda Minkin
Shai Robkin
A.J. Robinson
Harry Stern
Charles Taylor

Chicago

Peter Ascoli
Penny Brown
Rabbi Ellen Dreyfus
Sam Fleischacker
Aviva Futorian
Marvin Hoffman
Rosellen Brown Hoffman
Emile Karafiol
Dan London
Ben Lichstein
Lenore Mass
Rabbi Rachel Mikva
Benette Phillips
Carole Segal
Joan Shapiro
Gabrielle (Gay) Sigel
Robert Stillman
Janet Surkin
Denis Weil
Brad White

New England

Beth Badik
Mindy Berman
Sally Bock
Abigail Fisher
Jeremy Elster
Barbara Gaffin
Irle Goldman
Mark Gottesman
Sophie Hearne
Sherry Israel
Emily Kates
Daniel Langenthal
Hannah Levine
Darya Mattes
Bonnie Orlin
Karen Tucker

Pacific Northwest

Hemda Arad
Jon Bridge
Zehava Chen-Levy
Allen and Carol Gown
Rabbi Anson Laytner
Sara Litt
Prof. Joel Migdal
Lisa Orlick-Salka
Prof. Eric Orlin
Prof. Noam Pianko
Simcha Shtull
Rabbi Daniel Weiner

Philadelphia

Richard Bazelon
Phyllis Denbo
Eve Biskind Klothen
Ken Klothen
Ruth Laibson
Rabbi David Levin
Adena Potok
Naomi Prusky
David Richman
Jerry Rubinstein
Dan Segal
Dveera Segal
Joel Sweet
Carole Wilder

San Francisco Bay Area

Steve Abel
Fred Altshuler
Deena Aranoff
Wendy Bear
Rachel Biale
Michael Bien
Mikhal Bouganim
Jonathan Fuchs
Jerilyn Gelt
Candice Gold
Linda Kalinowski
Leslie Kane
Hannah Kranzberg
George Krevsky
Alex Levinson
Robin Mencher
Raquel Newman
Stuart Pollak
Alan Raznick
Diane Rosenberg
Rob Rubin
Peter Rukin
Debra Schoenberg
Rita Semel
Gary Sokol
Bonnie Tenenbaum
Steve Tulkin
Paul Wachter

Twin Cities

Morton Kane
Laura Kaplan
Rabbi Emma Kippley-Ogman
Brad Lehrman
Don and Rhoda Mains
Prof. Leslie Morris
Cindy Reich
Bruce Tennebaum

Twin Cities Rabbinic Cabinet
Rabbi Morris Allen
Rabbi Norman Cohen
Rabbi Alexander Davis
Rabbi Shosh Dworsky
Rabbi David Freedman
Rabbi Yosi Gordon
Rabbi Emma Kippley-Ogman
Rabbi Michael Adam Latz
Rabbi Cathy Nemiroff
Rabbi Debra Rappaport
Rabbi Alan Shavit-Lonstein
Rabbi Adam Stock Spilker
Rabbi Sharon Stiefel
Rabbi Aaron Weininger
Rabbi Marcia Zimmerman

Washington, DC

Jenn Geetter
Judy Gelman
Fran Goldman
Vered Guttman
Joan Kuriansky
Elissa Oshinsky
Elaine Reuben