CBS Board


  • PresidentKaren Friedman
  • Vice President: Sharon Karp
  • Treasurer: Lee Manders
  • Recording Secretary: Sarah Hann
  • Corresponding Secretary: Cheryl Peisner

Immediate Past Presidents

  • Cindy Springer
  • Larry Rockafellow

Board Members at Large

  • Martin Bard
  • Gail Chandler
  • Lonnie Graul
  • Jeff Seidenstein

Brotherhood Representative

  • Lonnie Graul

Sisterhood Representative

  • Charlene Pfenninger

Committee Chairs

  • Budget & Finance: Lee Manders
    Assists and advises the Treasurer in monitoring and maintaining the financial health of the organization.
  • Caring Committee Circle: Rachel Nolan-Johnson
    Responds with congregational assistance when members or their families experience a death, serious illness, or other difficulty where the caring help of fellow congregants is needed or appreciated.
  • Education & Jewish Learning: Roberta Alder and Melissa Bostian
    Responsible for providing Jewish education to the congregation’s children and for encouraging Jewish learning at all stages of life by developing and maintaining educational programs based on the needs of the congregation.
  • JCRC: Annette Gross and Rachel Nolan-Johnson
  • Jewish Film Festival: Jerry Lande
  • Life Cycle: Mickie Gurvis
  • Long Range Planning: Jack Cohen
  • Membership: Mickie Gurvis
    Attracts new members to the congregation and promotes membership retention.
  • Newsletter & Communications: David Gurvis
  • Social Action: Becky Selig
    Provides help for people in need and promotes needed social change through the incorporation of Tikkun Olam into all congregational activities.
  • Website Maintenance: Adam Harness and Dana Harness
  • Worship: Jackie Randall
    Collaborates with and assists the clergy by providing congregational feedback and advice in order to enhance the worship experience and life-cycle events.
  • Yahrzeit Notification & Coordination: Colleen Delaney

There are numerous opportunities to get involved with Beth Shalom.  For more information, visit our Membership page, or Contact Us