Meet the 2017 Meyer Awards Host Committee

Thank you to the Host Committee for your generous support and leadership. You can join the Host Committee, purchase a ticket, place an ad in the program book or volunteer at www.jfrej.org/Meyer2017. If you have any questions or changes in your listing, please contact nikki@jfrej.org. Host Committee of the 2017 Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer Risk Taker Awards (in formation) Anonymous (6) Sarah Abbott Sandra Abramson Katherine Acey Martha Ackelsberg & Judith Plaskow Deborah Axt & Mik Moore Rachel Ackoff & Lee Leviter Emma Alabaster & Leo Ferguson Sonia Alexander Faiza N. Ali Debbie & Naji Almontaser Alpert family Amanda Altman Anita Altman & Gil Kulick Virgilio & Rosana Aran Andrea Arzt & Walter Tegtmeier Rabbi Guy Austrian & Rabbi Jill Jacobs Greta Averbach Murad Awawdeh Sarah Barasch-Hagans April Baskin Ilana Berger & Eli Dueker Bob Bland Eileen Blank Ricky Blum Steve Bocknek and Meredith Zapin Jonah Sampson Boyarin Naomi Braine & Margaret Reiff Teresa & Joseph Braver Rabbi Lester Bronstein Fredric Busch & Barbara T. Friedman Lizzie Busch & Ruth Allanbrook Robert Buxbaum Amy Laura Cahn Briana Carp Julia & Rabbi Kerry Chaplin Rabbi Ayelet Cohen & Rabbi Marc Margolius Miriam Cohen & Stuart Kivelowitz Susan C. Cohen & Fred Taub Trudi Cohen and John Bell Cheryl Cook Stosh Cotler JD Davids & Winter Collins suzi dessel Bekah Dickstein Steven Diner Barbara B. Dobkin Sandi DuBowski & Eric Rockey Cornelius Eady Jesse Ehrensaft-Hawley Rabbi Dr. Barat Ellman & Jay Golan Sophie Ellman-Golan Rebecca Ennen & Ari Weisbard Marla Erlien Deva Estin Edith Everett Melissa Extein Steve Fahrer & Monona Yin Dr. Alex Federman & Tamar Kotz Suzanne & Jacob Feinspan Michael Felsen & Tolle Graham Judith Felsenfeld Laura Ferguson Danielle M. Feris Marjorie E. Fine Melinda Fine Rabbi Brian Fink Adrienne & Zac Fisher Steve Flax Jennifer Flynn & Bela August Walker Rabbi Ari Lev Fornari & Shosh Ruskin Rochelle Friedlich Paula Galowitz Ellen Gruber Garvey & Joyce Ravitz Nell Geiser Yoram & Felice Gelman Elspeth Gilmore Joseph Gindi Hon. Deborah J. Glick Jane Gold Kathy Goldman Katie Goldstein & Becky Aleman Sonia E. Goldstein Eve Goodman & Jon Hatch Jake Goodman Sherry Gorelick Laura Grant & Josh Friedman Cynthia Greenberg Julia Gruberg & Caroline Blackford Ellen Gurzinsky & Linda Guinee Rabbi Lauren Grabelle Herrmann Samuel Himmelstein Jennifer S. Hirsch & John Santelli Michael Hirschhorn & Jimena Martinez Jane Hirschmann & Richard Levy Neal Hoffman & Andrew Ingall Rebecca Hoffman Kohenet Judith Hollander Rabbi Linda Holtzman & Elisabeth Conston Rabbi David Ingber Deepa Iyer Andrea Jacobs & Karen Abrams Gerber Daniel Jacobs & Susan Quinn Jacobs Yael Jacobson-Zieff Jewish Currents Brownie Johnson Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster & Dr. Paul Pelavin Esther Kaplan & David Barreda Brian Kates & Jonathan Cohen Nancy K. Kaufman Michelle Kay Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz & Leslie Cagan Logan Kelly & Sonia Isard Dove Kent & Theo Luebke Trish Kent Pippi Kessler Gayle Kirshenbaum & Ira Yankwitt Idit Klein & Jordan Namerow Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum & Randi Weingarten Tania Kravath Talia Kravitz Cole Krawitz Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer Rachel Laforest Eve Landau Mickey Lambert & Nina Callaway Hon. Brad Lander & Meg Barnette Liz & Shai Lauros Bill Leavitt Libby Lenkinski & Isak Devries Dorit Levine Lane Levine Jenny Levison Grace Lile Cecilia Lim Rabbi Ellen Lippmann & Kathryn Conroy Marion I. Lipshutz Carinne Luck & Zach Smith Tamika Mallory Bob Master Daniel May Gene McCullough & Cheryl Paradis Rachel McCullough & Megan Hanley Zach McCullough & Rebecah Reilly Betsey McGee & Mark Pecker Vered Meir Ruth Messinger & Andrew Lachman Nancy Meyer & Marc Weiss Naomi Meyer Ben Meyers Nikki Morse Marty Needelman Marilyn Kleinberg Neimark & Alisa Solomon Donna Nevel & Alan Levine Leslie Nuchow & Emily Hartzell Lisa Ochs Open Society Foundation cori schmanke parrish & Sierra Spingarn Sarina & Jason Partridge Robert Pearce Elise Pechter Charlotte Phillips Karen Pittelman Bert & Letty Cottin Pogrebin Ai-jen Poo Maddy Popkin Progressive Change Fund Dania Rajendra Sasha Raskin-Yin & Albert Yin Rabbi Mira Rivera Jonathan Rodkin Murray Rosenblith Rachel Rosenbloom Anya Stieber Rous Daniel Rous Janice Stieber Rous Yael Sacks Yasmin Renée Safdié Julia Carmel Salazar Linda Sarsour Audrey Sasson James Schaffer & Ilana Lerman Liz Schalet Rev. Donna Schaper & Warren Goldstein Emily Schatzow Lee Schere & Pamela Shifman Bill Schleicher Dana J. Schneider & Kathleen Pequeño Donna Schneiderman & Mitchell Drach Rachel Schragis Elena Schwolsky & Paul Stein Jeremy & Jase Schwartz Cantor Lisa B. Segal & Arthur Strimling Margot Seigle Rabbi Gerry Serotta Rebecca Shaloff & David Kanner Hina Shamsi Andrea Shapiro Inbar Soffer Sharon & Yahkeema Moffitt Keren Soffer Sharon Ody & Ronen Sharon Rafael Shimunov Dara Silverman Franny Silverman Stacey K. Simon W Mae Singerman Buzz Slutsky Carol Smith Naomi Sobel & Rabbi Becky Silverstein Rabbi Brent Chaim Spodek Rusty Stahl & Sarah From Rabbi Margot Stein Andrew Stettner & Jeanny Silva Naomi Sunshine & Jill Szuchmacher Rabbi Rachel Timoner Ann Toback David Unger Katie Unger Sonja Vitow KC Wagner Josh Waletzky Daniel & Judith Walkowitz Rabbi Brian Walt Eric K. Ward & Jessica Acee Erica Weinstein & Donna Lichaw Rachel Weinstein Jeffrey Weiss Rabbi Alex Weissman & Rabbi Adam Lavitt Eric Weltman & Sarah Bennett Laura Wernick & Lori Brooks Rabbi Nancy Wiener & Judith Tax Marilyn Williams Elizabeth Wilson & Rabbi Jo Hirschmann Sasha Wilson Rabbi Alissa Wise Rebecca A. Wisotsky & Katya Levitan-Reiner Helena Wong Eyal Yerulshalmi Rye Young Merrill Zack Zahara Zahav & Laynie Soloman Naomi B. Zauderer Karen Zelermyer & Tami Gold Sarah Zelermyer-Diaz & Edwin Diaz Steve Zelin Simone Zimmerman Lisa Zucker