LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE & BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Ellen Brody Decker
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
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.
Sheila Figman Eule
The Caring Committee supports Temple Members in need by placing wellness calls, preparing meals, delivering care packages and providing general assistance.
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.
The Housing Committee oversees the maintenance of the congregation’s building and grounds.
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.
Kim Levine, Interim Chair
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.
Joyce Marlin, Debbie Lesser
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.
The Religious School Committee, working closely with the Education Director and the Cantor, 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
Alison Weiss, Meryl Deluca
This committee coordinates all fund raising efforts such as Pancake Breakfasts, Comedy Nights, Tricky Trays, Coffee Houses and other events.