Agency Leadership

Our Board of Directors and staff are comprised of committed members of our community who are dedicated to the mission of Jewish Family Service and committed to making a difference.

2017-2018 OFFICERS and EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Suzan Curhan – Chairperson
Michael Eizelman – Vice Chairperson
Julie Teicher – Treasurer
Todd Schafer – Secretary
Don Rochlen – Immediate Past President
Dorothy Barak– Member at Large
Gail Danto– Member at Large
Sharyn J. Gallatin– Member at Large
Helen Katz– Member at Large
Jack Kaufman– Member at Large
Lorie Kessler– Member at Large

Perry Ohren– Chief Executive Officer

BOARD

  • Jeff Aisen
  • Judy Allen
  • Kelli Anderson
  • Marc Bakst
  • Dorothy Barak
  • Michael Berke
  • Beth Davidson
  • Danielle DePriest
  • Micki Grossman
  • David Jaffe
  • Melissa Orley Lax
  • Elissa Miller
  • Mara Moss
  • Geoffrey Orley
  • Randy Orley
  • Mark Picklo
  • Rabbi Yisrael Pinson
  • Julie Rothstein
  • Shelly Rubenfire
  • Bryan Schon
  • Abbe Binder Sherbin
  • Amy Singer
  • Nancy Solway
  • Rabbi Aaron Starr
  • Steve Spector
  • Sara Voight
  • Margie Yaker

 

Michael Baum, NEXTGen Liaison

PAST PRESIDENTS

  • Mina Bargman z”l
  • Susan Citrin
  • Marvin C. Daitch
  • Arnold Faudman z”l
  • Marcy Feldman
  • Amy Hoffman Haimann
  • Edythe Jackier z”l
  • Mary Lakoff z”l
  • Judge Theodore R. Levin z”l
  • Professor Samuel L. Levin z”l
  • Terran Leemis
  • Mark Milgrom
  • Helen Shevin
  • Professor Lawrence H. Seltzer z”l
  • Max M. Shaye z”l
  • Herbert P. Sillman z”l
  • Gilbert B. Silverman z”l
  • Abraham Srere z”l
  • Albert M. Colman
  • Sandy Muskovitz Danto
  • Janice B. Friedlander
  • Joseph Garson z”l
  • Edward D. Gold
  • Merle Harris
  • John E. Jacobs
  • Benjamin E. Jaffe z”l
  • Sylvia Jaffe z”l
  • John D. Marx
  • Milford R. Pregerson z”l
  • George M. Stutz z”l
  • Bernard Stollman
  • Brent S. Triest
  • Belle Welt z”l
  • Melville S. Welt z”l
  • Kathleen Wilson-Fink
  • Stewart Weiner
  • Betsy G. Winkelman

 

STAFF LEADERSHIP

Perry Ohren • Chief Executive Officer • 248.592.2302 • pohren@jfsdetroit.org

Shaindle Braunstein • Chief Operating Officer • 248.592.2329 • sbraunstein@jfsdetroit.org

Shari-Beth Goldman • Chief Program Officer • 248.592.3982 • sgoldman@jfsdetroit.org

Debra Marcus • Chief Development Officer • 248.592.2327 • dmarcus@jfsdetroit.org

Brett Nicholson • Chief Talent Officer • 248.592.2331 • bnicholson@jfsdetroit.org