Federation Board & Staff

Comprised of top professionals and dedicated community leaders, our Board and staff bring a range of experience and expertise to the table. Together, they work hard to help further our goals at home and abroad.

Board of Directors 2023-2024


Edward Rivkin, President

Harry A. Platt, Immediate Past President

Ivy Brown Rovner, President Elect

Caroline Austin, Vice President

Shira Katz Scanlon, Vice President

Scott Schulman, Vice President

Missy Wayne, Vice President

Jennifer Dubrow Weiss, Secretary & Chief Executive Officer


Board of Directors

Arthur Abramowitz
Betty S. Adler
Josh Aronovitch
Robert M. Benedon
Jodi Berman
Harv Cohen
Jamie Dollinger

Robert Elias
Glenn Fuhrman
Rick Goldstein
Jeffrey Gottlieb
Larry Gottlieb
Mike Greenspun
Harry Horwitz
David Hulnick
K.C. Isdaner
Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan
Adam Kaminer
Rachel Snyder Klein
Dan Kukainis
Andi Levin
Andy Levin
Neil Levin
Stacy Asbell Levin
Jason Levine
Rabbi Steven Lindemann
Judy Love
Alan Moldoff

David Ostrum
Barbara W. Pick
Alison Platt-Tarnopol
Scott Raskas
Jeff Resnick
Barbara Rothberg
Harriet Schulman
Harvey Shapiro
Mark Shapiro


Karin Elkis
Stacy Lewin Farber
Mark Rosen
Vicki Zell



Robert E. Schwartz, Esq.

Federation Staff

Jennifer Dubrow Weiss

Chief Executive Officer &
Executive Director of JCF

Karen Bray-Pollak, Chief Culture & People Officer

Sarah Rowland, Director of Administration
Elizabeth McKibben, Front Desk Receptionist


Aleph Home Care

Robyn Kaplan, Executive Director of Older Adults

Ashley Allen, Home Care Manager
Nanci Epstein, Aleph Adult Day Center Assistant
Rachel Gaitan, Aleph Marketing Coordinator
Christine Gray, Director of Nursing
Cindy Jacobson, Administrative Assistant
Susan Josephson, Concierge for Older Adults/Marketing Coordinator
Dana Nitulescu, Operations Manager/HR Generalist
Jennifer Schaffer, Home Care Supervisor
Lana Segal, Intake Coordinator/Home Care Supervisor
Carmela Silodor, Aleph Adult Day Center Activities Manager
Elizabeth Spahr, HR Specialist/Recruiter
Ronni Trainor, On-Site Service Coordinator (Weinberg Commons)
Brooke Truong, Marketing Coordinator
Colleen Wikiera, Administrative Assistant


Center for Impact & Innovation

Ronit Boyd, Chief Impact & Innovation Officer

Moriah Benjoseph Nassau, Director of Leadership & Engagement 
Julie Calem, Technology Project Manager
Michele Golkow, Director of Combinator Program
Adam Roth, Director of Special Needs
Lauren Rubinson, Cultivation & Stewardship Manager
Marnie Rubenstein, Grant Manager
Caryn Shaw, Grant Coordinator
Iris Snyder, Engagement & Donor Specialist 
Stacey Unterlack, Education & Engagement Specialist 
Rabbi Nathan Weiner, Director of Jewish Outreach & Engagement
Ilana Weiss, Grant Coordinator



David Snyder, Chief Advancement Officer  / Director of JCF

Nancy Caporusso, Director of Donor Relations
Brandon Cohen, Annual Campaign Director
Barbara Dillenschneider, Database Manager
Mackenzie DiVite, Event Planner
Melissa Leibowitz, Director of Engagement
Kathryn Seu, Administrative Assistant
Abby Weitz, Event Administrator
Leah Wolf, Director of Corporate and Community Philanthropy
Sarah Zalcmann, Campaign Associate
Avital Zeffren, Fundraising & Donor Specialist



Amy Clayman, Chief Financial Officer

David Bielli, Accounting Manager
Karen Craig, Accounting Manager
Amy DiFrancesco, Billing Clerk
Stephanie Hoskins, Operations Coordinator
LaKeya King, AP/Financial Coordinator
Lana Sudakova, Staff Accountant
Judy Szymczak, Bookkeeper
Marcy Weitz, Director of Financial Operations

Human Resources

Maribell Osnayo-Lytle, Chief Human Resources & Administrative Officer

Xiomara Alicea, Mail & Reprographic Coordinator

Jennifer Goodman, Office Assistant

Sathyu Gopalakrishnan, Recruiter

Sarah Kaplan, Compliance Officer

Elizabeth LeBron, HR Generalist

Maritza Mannino, HR Generalist

Lee Sandler, HR Generalist

Jonathan Sinay, Administrative Specialist

David Weir, HR Generalist


Marketing & Communications

Stephanie Dworkin, Chief Marketing Officer

Maria Andrianos, Graphic Designer
Trish Henrich, Creative Director
Amanda Michelson, Marketing & Communications Director
Anna Wachspress, Digital Content Creator & Producer
Maddie Wolf, Social Media & Digital Marketing Specialist


Rob Kiewe, Chief Operating Officer 

Vanessa Baker, Event Rental Coordinator
Brandy Gauthier, Operations Project Coordinator 


JFed Security

Bud Monaghan, Executive Director, JFed Security  

Kristina Bowen, Intelligence Analyst
Kristen Gunderson, Threat Intelligence Analyst
John Moyer, Deputy Director
Michael Ostermueller, Deputy Director
Sean Redmond, Deputy Director


Weinberg Commons

Dioana Gayle, Director of Residential Services

LaSerena Anderson, Assistant Director of Residential

Chimene DeJesus, Residential Manager

Unique Douglas, Residential Manager

Gina Galiano, Residential Manager 

Christian Jimenez, Assistant Residential Manager

Ashley Lees, Registered Nurse

Alina Mayo, Assistant Director of Operations

Shereeta Nelson, Residential Manager

Dana Vann, Assistant Residential Manager

Pamela Vannoni, Residential Manager

Sheraune Witcher, Residential Manager