Ilana AisenExecutive DirectorJPRO Network
ILANA Aisen is the executive director of the JPRO Network, which connects, educates, inspires, and empowers professionals working in Jewish organizations in the United States and Canada. Most recently, Ilana served as director of experiential education at the UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. She was part of the founding staff team at Repair the World and concluded her tenure there as executive vice president.Learn More
Paul BernsteinChief Executive OfficerPrizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools
PAUL Bernstein is the chief executive officer of Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools, an organization committed to making day-school education the first choice for Jewish families. Paul brings to this position his lifelong connection with Jewish day-school education and his wide-ranging management experience. Prior to joining Prizmah, Paul served as the chief executive officer of The Pershing Square Foundation.Learn More
Jamie Allen BlackExecutive DirectorJewish Women’s Foundation of New York
JAMIE Allen Black is the executive director of the Jewish Women’s Foundation of New York, which raises the Jewish community’s awareness to issues affecting women and girls. Jamie brings more than 25 years of nonprofit leadership experience to the Foundation. Prior to this, she was the director of strategic initiatives at Big Tent Judaism, where she worked to create inclusive, diverse Jewish communities.Learn More
Rachel Fishman FeddersenPublisher and Chief Executive OfficerThe Forward
RACHEL Fishman Feddersen is the publisher and chief executive officer of The Forward, a 120-year-old publication covering the issues, ideas, and institutions that matter most to American Jews. She brings to this position a passion for creating and supporting only the most engaging media properties. Prior to joining The Forward, Rachel was chief content officer of Patch, digital general manager at MentalFloss.com and TheWeek.com, and editor-in-chief of Parenting.com.
Aaron KatlerChief Executive OfficerUpStart
AARON Katler is the chief executive officer of UpStart, which partners with innovators to redesign the experience and expression of Jewish life. He has worked in key strategy, operations, and leadership roles for both Jewish non-profits and businesses. Prior to UpStart, Aaron was the director of special projects and a senior philanthropic advisor at the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Sonoma and Marin Counties.Learn More
David KatznelsonExecutive DirectorReboot
DAVID Katznelson is the executive director of Reboot, a community network working to create new ways for people to make Jewish traditions their own. A Grammy-nominated music producer, David has worked in the music industry for over 30 years. He is head of The Birdman Recording Group. Most recently, David served as director of strategic change for the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Sonoma and Marin Counties.Learn More
Howard LibitExecutive DirectorBaltimore Jewish Council
HOWARD Libit is the executive director of the Baltimore Jewish Council, which fosters, advocates, and builds relationships for and within the Jewish community. Before joining the Baltimore Jewish Council, Howard served as chief of public affairs and director of strategic planning and policy in the Mayor’s Office of the City of Baltimore, where he oversaw communications efforts. He also spent 15 years as a reporter and editor for The Baltimore Times.
Arlene MillerPresident and Chief Executive OfficerJewish Federation & Family Services, Orange County
ARLENE Miller is the president and chief executive officer of Jewish Federation & Family Services, Orange County. Previously, she spent five years directing a $25 million campaign as the chief philanthropy officer of Shalom Austin, an association of organizations that includes the Jewish Federation of Greater Austin, Jewish Family Service, the Jewish Community Center, and the Jewish Foundation of Austin & Central Texas.
Heather MoranExecutive DirectorSixth & I
HEATHER Moran is the executive director of Sixth & I, a non-denominational, non-membership, non-traditional Jewish synagogue located in Washington, D.C. Previously, Heather spent 20 years in television as a programming executive at Discovery Communications, TLC, and E!. Most recently, she was the executive vice president of programming and strategy at the National Geographic Channel.Learn More
Todd PolikoffPresident and Chief Executive OfficerJewish Nevada
TODD Polikoff is the president and chief executive officer of Jewish Nevada, the principal organization in the state working on securing the future of the Jewish community. Prior to joining Jewish Nevada, Todd served as the director of donor stewardship for the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. Throughout his over 20 years of Jewish communal service, Todd has worked for other Jewish federations and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).
Eric M. RobbinsPresident and Chief Executive OfficerJewish Federation of Greater Atlanta
ERIC M. Robbins is the president and chief executive officer of the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta, a community-driven organization that connect Jews in Atlanta and around the world. Eric came to the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta after leading Camp Twin Lakes, a network of camps for children with serious illnesses and life challenges, and serving as associate executive director of the Jewish Community Center MetroWest.Learn More
Rabbi David RosennExecutive DirectorHebrew Free Loan Society
DAVID Rosenn is the executive director of the Hebrew Free Loan Society, a microfinance organization providing interest-free loans to low-income New Yorkers since 1892. He is also the founder of AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps, where he was the executive director for 13 years. Most recently, David was executive vice president at the New Israel Fund, where he worked to strengthen democracy and civil society in Israel.Learn More
Avi RubelCo-Chief Executive OfficerHoneymoon Israel
AVI Rubel is the co-chief executive officer of Honeymoon Israel, which provides immersive trips to Israel and creates communities of couples building families with meaningful connections to Jewish life. Before co-founding Honeymoon Israel, Avi was the founding North American director of Masa Israel Journey for seven years, bringing more than 10,000 North Americans to Israel every year.Learn More
Seth VilenskyPresident and Chief Executive OfficerMontefiore
SETH Vilensky is president and chief executive officer of Montefiore, which provides a continuum of healthcare services to seniors in northeast Ohio. Seth was formerly the administrative director for the Center for Connected Care at Cleveland Clinic, where he oversaw operations and strategy for their homecare, skilled care, and hospice. He also played a key role in Cleveland Clinic's post-acute care planning and development.Learn More