Our Team

Learn more about our caring rabbis and staff. If you have a question but you're not sure who to contact, click the button below that says "Contact Us."

Our Rabbinic Team

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Susan Talve

Rabbi

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To speak with one of our rabbis, please reach out to their Executive Assistant, Elana Hertel, at ext. 109 or elana@centralreform.org.

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Randy Fleisher

Rabbi

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To speak with one of our rabbis, please reach out to their Executive Assistant, Elana Hertel, at ext. 109 or elana@centralreform.org.

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Karen Kriger Bogard

Rabbi

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To speak with one of our rabbis, please reach out to their Executive Assistant, Elana Hertel, at ext. 109 or elana@centralreform.org.

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Daniel Bogard

Rabbi

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To speak with one of our rabbis, please reach out to their Executive Assistant, Elana Hertel, at ext. 109 or elana@centralreform.org.

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James Stone Goodman

Rabbi

He/Him/His
To speak with one of our rabbis, please reach out to their Executive Assistant, Elana Hertel, at ext. 109 or elana@centralreform.org.

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Elana Hertel

Director of Programs and Rabbinic Services

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Ext. 109
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Administration & Programs

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Sonya Vann

Executive Director

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Ext. 101
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Nancy Weigley

Development Officer

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Ext. 105
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Elana Hertel

Director of Programs

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Ext. 109
E-Mail

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Autumn Dennis

Director of Communications and Online Hospitality

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Ext. 123
E-Mail
(Off on Mondays)

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Angela Hochman

Director of Membership and Engagement

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Ext. 117
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Ezra Lueck

Office Administrator and Programs Assistant

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Ext. 107
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Our Education Team

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Maxine Weil

Director of Congregational Learning

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Ext. 118
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Maggie Duwe

Adult Educator

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Ext. 112
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Essie Mitchell

Religious School Principal

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Ext. 106
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Kimberly Tolbert

Director of the Nest

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Becky Nelson-Zoole

Education Administrative Assistant

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Ext. 100
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Our Facilities Team

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Gary Johnson

Director of Facilities

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Ext. 120
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José Velasco

Facility Manager

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Our Board of Directors

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President: Natalie Shatzman
President-Elect: Paul Wagman
Secretary: Alisa Blatter
Treasurer: Dave Sentnor
Executive Committee Member At Large: Annie Mayer Bridwell
Executive Committee Member At Large: Gawain Jameson
Executive Committee Member At Large: Jay Baumohl
Dick Goldberg
Daniel Elfenbein
Iris Hinderliter
Josh Hertz
Bob Rosenthal
Amy Gage
Rachel Thimangu
Patrick Thimangu
Lauren Sagel
David Newburger
Helen Petty
Melissa Bennett
Steve Engelhart
Karen Flotte
Jose Rodriguez
Sage Ferraro Doughty