Board & Leadership

To accomplish our mission, JCFS is led by an insightful group of community leaders whose vision, passion and tenacity help guide our organization, in tandem with gifted professionals from diverse backgrounds and education.

The 2017-2018 Board of Directors

  • Chairman Milton Zimmerman
  • Chair-Elect Neil Posner
  • Vice Chair Mitchell Kaufman
  • Vice Chair Linda Kellough
  • Vice Chair Andrew Poticha
  • Vice Chair Susan Schulman
  • Secretary Tori Stender
  • Treasurer Jennifer Lucas
  • At-large Executive Committee Member Andrew Glick
  • At-large Executive Committee Member Cheri Grossman
  • At-large Executive Committee Member Jeanette Zemsky
  • Immediate Past Chairman Daniel J. Wander

Board Members

Neil Berg, Jane Best, John Daniels, Robert Ferencz, Stanley Friedell, MD, Marci Friedman, Andrew M. Glick, Todd Grayson, Rabbi Edwin Goldberg, Neal Goldstein, Cheri Grossman, Harry Huzenis, Marc Jacobs, Rabbi Yehiel Mark Kalish, Lisa Lavin, Karen Lieberman, Julia Levine, Gayle Miller, Sharona G. Palmer, Marcie Pickard, Rabbi Elisha M. Prero, Laurie Price, Melissa Pryor, Benjamin Riback, Michael Season, Vicki Sinar, Abby Strauss, Jane Strauss, Howard S. Suskin, Jeanette Zemsky

Honorary Board Members

Pamela K. Adelman, Stephen R. Ballis, David Bardach, Patricia Cantor, Jules Cogan, John C. Colman, Robert Don, Judith Feldman, June S. Finder, Marvin Fitch, Bruce Goldman, Marla Gordon, Alan S. Gratch, Ted R. Jadwin, James B. Klutznick, Thomas Korman, H. Debra Levin, Leonard Levine, Fran Levy, Mark Levy, Stanley L. Pollock, Stephen L. Schar, Midge P. Shafton, Mildred Shlensky Kaufmann*, David Smerling, Andi Srulovitz, Jeffrey E. Stone, Sherwin J. Stone*, Don C. Trossman, Daniel J. Wander, Marc R. Wilkow, Gregg F. Witt, Brenda J. Wolf

*Of blessed memory

JCFS Staff Leadership

The professionals at JCFS possess diverse backgrounds and education, bring a myriad set of skills and interests to their roles, and are located across 10 JCFS offices. Our employees are Social Workers, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Special Educators, Speech, Occupational and Developmental Therapists, Early Childhood Educators, Infant Mental Health Specialists, Lawyers who specialize in Special Education Advocacy, Pediatric Nurses, Vocational/Life Skills Counselors and more. Behind the scenes, finance, human resources, administration and other staff round out our team. Yet, for all these differences, they share a single, common goal: To deliver JCFS services and programs to thousands of adults, children, families, students and volunteers from throughout the community.