Our Board Members

Executive Committee


Jarad Bernstein, President

Michael Wolnerman, President-Elect

Don Blumenthal, Foundation President

Dick Kirsner, Treasurer

Wendy Adato, Secretary

David Adelman, Immediate Past President

Tom Press, Member-at-Large

Hannah Rogers, Member-at-Large

Josh Mandelbaum, Member-at-Large

Steve Schoenebaum, Member-at-Large

Board and Committee Leadership


Board of Education

Randi Carr, President

Jewish Community Relations

This chair position is currently open.

Jewish Family Services

This chair position is currently open.

Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center

Hannah Rogers, President

Ron Osby, Director

Iowa Jewish Historical Society

Melanie Sandler

Ames Jewish Congregation

Rabbi Nina Mizrahi

John Pleasants, President

Beth El Jacob Synagogue

Marty Grund, President

Judaic Resource Center

Rabbi Yossi Jacobson

Temple B’nai Jeshurun

Rabbi David Kaufman

Alan Adato, President

Tifereth Israel Synagogue

Rabbi Emily Barton

Will Rogers, President