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A Vibrant Reform Jewish Synagogue in Bergen County.

Temple Avodat Shalom

Serving northern New Jersey since 1952.

Upcoming Events

November 20, 2018 at 7:30pm
November 21, 2018 at 12:00pm
November 21, 2018 at 3:45pm
November 22, 2018 at 12:00am

Leadership

Temple Avodat Shalom has a community of leaders in more than a dozen departments, including education, membership, finance, communications, technology, development, maintenance, events, and administrative support. Led by our Rabbi, Temple Avodat Shalom has only the best and brightest talent to deliver the highest quality service to our members. Our staff, which we consider "a family," is committed to excellence.

Leadership


Board of Directors 2018-2019
Officers
 President – Audrey Rosenblatt 
     president@avodatshalom.net

 Executive Vice President – Steve Berman 
     vicepresident@avodatshalom.net

 Education Vice President – Cassy Kadesh 

 Financial Vice President – Marc Herrmann 
     finance@avodatshalom.net

 Membership Vice President – Jonathan Rochlin 
     membership@avodatshalom.net

 Treasurer – Gunter Hecht 

 

 Secretary – Vicki Monaloy 

 

 Financial Secretary – Peggy Schneider 
     finsec@avodatshalom.net

 Immediate Past President – Michael Edelstein 

Additional Past Presidents –
  Leonard Lawton

Trustees
Gary Barth
Meryl Kordower
John Daugherty 
Ira Gerlin 
Mitch Sheiner
David Sloves
Fred Levitan
Larry Altman
Brian Seligman

Other Officials
Parliamentarian – TBD

School Committee
Jane Gaffin
Seth Kadesh
Maggie Klein
Lisa Nelson-Cohen
Andrea Perkel
Julie Rabinowitz 
Aarthi Seligman
Debbie Seife
Fred Weinberg

Brotherhood
President – Mario Caveda
     brotherhood@avodatshalom.net

Sisterhood
President – Elizabeth Dunkelman
     sisterhood@avodatshalom.net

Standing Committee Chairs
Administrative – Barbara King
Buildings & Grounds – Jeffrey Pollack
Constitution – Nilene Evans Chase
Dues Adjustment – Peggy Schneider
Finance – Marc Herrmann
Funeral Society – Barbara King
Publicity – Gary Barth & Margie Gelbwasser
     publicity@avodatshalom.net
Religious Activities – Lisa Cohen & David Greenfield
     rac@avodatshalom.net
School – Jane Gaffin
Social Action – Vacant
Technology – Joel Rosenblatt
Ways & Means – Marc Potolsky, Sharon Sagerman
     fundraising@avodatshalom.net
Young Families – Wendy Grinberg
     youngfamilies@avodatshalom.net
Youth Activities – Laurie Rochlin

 

Board Meeting Schedule

All board meetings are open to all members in good standing. We welcome your attendance.

Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 10 AM (Breakfast Spouses/Partners welcome)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 7:30 PM
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 9:30 AM
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Congregational Meeting 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - Executive Committe Meeting with Past Presidents 9:30 AM 
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 3, 2019 - Executive Committee Meeting 9:30 AM
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 9:30 AM
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 7:30 PM 
Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - Congregational Meeting 10:00 AM