Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany NY     (518) 489-4706

Board of Trustees

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Judith Avner, Board President
Dr. Ed Jacobs, First Vice President
Andrew Salem, Second Vice President
Gregg Fox, Treasurer
Shari Piper, Secretary

Committee Chairs

  • Endowment Committee: Co-chairs, Mort Borzykowski and Ira Lobel
  • Commutations: Co-chairs, Deborah Rausch and Terry Tyson
  • Religious Life: David Levine
  • Fundraising: Libby Post
  • Planned Giving: Ed Jacobs
  • Membership: Ed Jacobs, Janis Cohen
  • Cemetery: Jeff Cohen
  • Youth: Marci Galinkin
  • Scholarships: Shiela Lobel
  • Life Long Learning: Co-chairs, Sandy Lipman and Wendy Kay Bates
  • House and Grounds: Sharon Lozman
  • Finance: Gregg Fox
  • Education: TBD


Laurie Abelson
Wendy Kay Bates
Janis Cohen
Antoinette Deitcher
Lynn Dunning-Vaughn
Dr. Lawrence Flesh
Aaron Israel
Jean Kaback
Jeremy Kassel
David Levine
Sandy Lipman
Sharon Lozman
Libby Post
Deborah Rausch
Kathryn Sheingold
Susan Ungerman
Jay Worona
Margery Zucker