Committees list

Our Committees and Their Chairs

Education – Sarit Saad 

Plans workshops for children as well as adult education programs.

Additionally, special holiday workshops are scheduled for children

Finance – Debbie Davis

Manages the way the congregation handles its finances

Floral – Florence Fielman, Jill Blitzer

Procures floral arrangements for our Services and provides floral support as needed for special events

Fund Raising/Special Events – Debbi Davis

Helps sustain Temple operations, facilities, and programming through various

fundraising projects and unique events

House – Jeff Levin

Oversees operation and maintenance of the building and grounds

Interfaith – Lori Sturges

Builds bridges of understanding and respect between our faith traditions, actively participates

in the Greene County Interfaith Community,

and supports issues of common concern within the larger community

Library – Debbi Davis

Maintains the Temple library space, which is also used as a classroom for children’s programs,

and develops its resources in order to support

the ongoing pursuit of Jewish learning for all members of our community

Membership – Dennis R. Anderson

Manages the recruitment and retention of members including planning and implementing

the Annual New Member Brunch

Public Relations – Shelly Dinstein (flyers), Bev Shabbat (news releases),

Lori Sturges(facebook), Jeff Levin (website)

 Promotes all religious and secular events taking place at the synagogue

to members and the community

Ritual – Ellen Ludman/Joann Wagman

Works with the Rabbi to develop the worship program and to prepare

the synagogue for the worship services

Sunshine – Marsha Kkahn, Joan Strauss, Lynne Zwickel

Provides opportunities to acknowledge life cycle events, including births, deaths, illness

and mitzvot through contributions to the Temple

Cemetery – Steven Mann

Handles the maintenance of our cemetery in Catskill as well as memorial plaques in the sanctuary

Technology – Jeff Levin, Lori Sturges

Maintains the Temple website and Facebook page