About Us

Board Members

Jeffrey Levinson


Howard R. Crane

Vice Chairman

Michael Cooper

Michael Cooper


Sharon E. Underberg, Esq.

Sharon E. Underberg, Esq.


Michael I. King

President and CEO, Jewish Senior Life

Adam Anolik
Ted Axelrod
Robert Baker
Lawrence M. Becker
Stuart Boyar
Jill Eisenstein
Hon. Jonathan Feldman
Zachary R. Freedman, M.D.
Steven R. Gersz, Esq.
Julian Goldstein
Michael D. Haymes
Kim Holtzman
Al Kinel
Ellen Rosen Konar
Michele Ruda Leve
Sherman F. Levey, Esq.
Dr. Steven Levinson
Linda E. Lowenstein
Betty G. Oppenheimer
Irena Pesis-Katz, Ph.D.
Rachel N. Rosen
Margot Weinberg, M.D.
Jeffrey M. Wexler

Jewish Home of Rochester Lifetime Board Members

Ted Axelrod
Howard Berman
Steven R. Gersz
Julian Gordon
Joel S. Kellmanson
Mark Kolko
Sherman Levey
Charles Mills
Ruth B. Rosenberg
David G. Ross
Myron Silver
Morris H. Weinstein

Jewish Home of Rochester Auxiliary

Executive Committee:

Lois Bessette
Gloria Cohen
Shirley Fagenbaum
Susan Farber
Geri Fine
Tillie Levinson
Maxine Newman
Elaine Weiss
Susan Howell, Resident Liaison

Ambassador's Council

Dr. Peter Z. Adelstein
Sol Ahitow
Hon. John J. Ark
Louis Atkin
Howard Berman
Stuart Bobry
S. Nelson Cohen
Lester Eber
Dr. David Eisenberg
Joan Feinbloom
Eileen Fishman
Dr. Irwin Frank
Marilyn E. Frank
David Gordon
Julian Gordon
Perry Jacobstein
Charles B. Kaplan
Laurence Kessler
Mark Kolko
Howard D. Kravetz
Michael Kravetz
Susan Krieger
Fraida Levinson
Richard Alan Markus
Michael J. Miller
Charles Mills
Dan Morgernstern
Joan Nusbaum
Larry H. Rabinowitz
Susan Robfogel
Ruth B. Rosenberg
David Ross
Randy Schuster
Myron Silver
James B. Silverman
Walter Silverman
Robert Temkin
Adelaide Weinberg
Morris H. Weinstein
Robin Weintraub, Ph.D.
Dr. Julian Yudelson
Gerald Zakalik

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