The Board of Directors of Temple Emanuel is the governing body of the synagogue. It is responsible for managing the activities and affairs of the temple. The Board of Directors has ultimate authority of the corporate policy and management of Temple Emanuel. The Board consists of up to 31 members and is comprised of congregants from a variety of backgrounds and areas of expertise.
Barry Brucker: President
Myra Lurie: Executive Vice President
Farhad Novian: VP Legal Affairs
Mark Schwartz: VP Development & Secretary
Kristin Jameson: VP Governance & Operations
Bonnie Nissenbaum: VP Marketing
Eric Muhlheim: VP Finance & Treasurer
Directors – Committee Chairs
Brian Weinberg: Chairperson – Endowment
Diane Vanette: Chairperson – Programming & Adult Education
Scott Stone: Chairperson – Facilities
Tony Storm: Chairperson – Religious School
Lewis Rudzki: Chairperson – Human Resources
Click here for a full list of our Temple Committees and Chairs.
For further information about our Temple Board of Directors, or to request a copy of our Temple By-laws, please click here to contact Eric Reiter, Executive Director via email or phone at 310.409.4646.