EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE & BOARD OF TRUSTEES

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

 

President

Pat Greenberg

Recording Secretary

Kim Levine

Past President

Marcia Geltman

1st Vice President

Ruth Hochman

Financial Secretary

Meryl DeLuca

Parliamentarian

Jeff Morrison

2nd Vice President

Marc Burge

Treasurer

Rhonda Jacoby

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Marcia Geltman

Dina Prasek

Nancy Fitch

Michael Haberman

Michael Scher*

Irene Morrison

Adam Marks

Renee Grasso

Ellen Dash

Rich Lipton

Greg Goldstein

Lionel Geltman

Ellen Brody Decker

Alison Weiss

Joyce Marlin and
Debbie Lesser


Gene Lee

Sheldon Eichenbaum


COMMITTEES

Adult Education

Chair
Renee Grasso
adulted@tbaparsippany.org

The Adult Education Committee coordinates all adult education programs, trips, & other activities to further the Jewish Education of our Adult Members. The committee’s goal is to encourage the desire for study and learning in our Temple members and to provide relevant, engaging, dynamic opportunities for adult learners of all ages to participate in. The Committee is always open to new ideas for adult educational programming from the membership.

Finance Committee

Chair
Lionel Geltman
finance@tbaparsippany.org

The Finance Committee provides oversight, guidance and planning to maintain the fiscal health of the synagogue. The Finance Committee is also responsible for creating the annual budget.

Marketing Committee

Chair
Ellen Brody Decker
marketing@tbaparsippany.org

The Marketing Committee oversees all social media such as Facebook. The committee also oversees the TBA blog and initiates press releases. The committee is responsible for creating awareness of TBA in the local community, leading to membership recruitment.

Ritual Committee

Chair
Joyce Marlin, Debbie Lesser
ritual@tbaparsippany.org

The Ritual Committee concerns itself with all aspects of religious life in the congregation including the nature of our worship experiences, planning for High Holy Day observances, and determining what will be the minhag–the religious customs–of the congregation. The committee recommends practices and policies to encourage participation in the religious and spiritual life of the congregation.

Security Committee

Chair
Jeff Morrison
office@tbaparsippany.org

The Security Committee works with the police department and local authorities to provide security during Temple events.

Youth Committee

Chair
Dina Prasek
youth@tbaparsippany.org

The Youth Committee works with the Youth Group Advisor to organize activities for our Temple Youth Group.

Publicity Committee

Chair
Ellen Dash
publicity@tbaparsippany.org

The Publicity Committee concerns itself with all aspects of creating awareness of TBA in the local community.

Caring Committee

Chair
Sheila Figman Eule
caring@tbaparsippany.org

The Caring Committee supports Temple Members in need by placing wellness calls, preparing meals, delivering care packages and providing general assistance.

Housing

Chair
Marc Burge
housing@tbaparsippany.org

The Housing Committee oversees the maintenance of the congregation’s building and grounds.

Membership

Chair
Marcia Geltman
membership@tbaparsippany.org

The Membership Committee concerns itself with all aspects of membership recruitment and retention. The committee welcomes new members, prepares publicity materials, and answers questions from prospective congregants.

Education Committee

Chair
Samantha Dengel
school@tbaparsippany.org

The Religious School Committee, working closely with the Education Director and the Rabbi, oversees curriculum and policy decisions for the congregation’s Religious Programs. Discuss and implement fundraisers, handle grade dinners, and assists in the hiring of new teachers as needed.

Social Action Committee

Chair

Nancy Fitch

socialaction@tbaparsippany.org

The Religious School Committee, working closely with the Education Director and the Rabbi, oversees curriculum and policy decisions for the congregation’s Religious Programs. Discuss and implement fundraisers, handle grade dinners, and assists in the hiring of new teachers as needed.

Ways and Means Committee

Chair
Alison Weiss
waysmeans@tbaparsippany.org

This committee coordinates all fund raising efforts such as Pancake Breakfasts, Comedy Nights, Tricky Trays, Coffee Houses and other events.