Tree of Life Congregation
Tree of Life
Congregation

Committees

Please contact our committees by emailing the chair of the committee; their email addresses can be found below.  Please contact Marty Sippin or Ed Gerson (email and phone numbers below) if there is a critical problem at the synagogue. The Board President, Ed Gerson, is an ex-officio member of all committees, but please try to direct e-mails to relevant committee members or Tree of Life at treeoflifecong@gmail.com.

Executive Committee

  • Ed Gerson — President gerson1@earthlink.net — 304-685-2685
  • Robert Klein — Vice President
  • Linda Herbst — Treasurer
  • Laura Cohen — Secretary

Ritual Committee

  • Richard Cohen — Committee Chair — rpc116c@gmail.com
  • Rabbi Joe Hample (ex-officio) — 304-685-0990 — rabbi.joe.wv@gmail.com
  • David Rosen
  • Linda Jacknowitz
  • Margalit Persing
  • Steve Markwell
  • Rusty Mall
  • Ed Gerson

Education Committee

  • Jaime Russell — Committee Chair — jaimierussell@gmail.com
  • Rabbi Joe Hample (ex-officio) — 304-685-0990 — rabbi.joe.wv@gmail.com
  • Brian Lemoff
  • Margalit Persing
  • Andrea Works
  • Laurie Brager
  • Robin Smolkin
  • Nina Price
  • Bonnie Snider

Care Committee

  • Kathy Abate — Chair –– xuaf@aol.com
  • Merle Stolzenberg

Membership Committee

  • Alison Bass — Chair  — alisonbbass@gmail.com
  • Art Jacknowitz
  • Linda Jacknowitz
  • Martha Lass
  • Jaimie Russell

House Committee

History Committee

Israel Committee

  • Art Jacknowitz — Committee Chair
  • Margalit Persing
  • Monique Gingold

Kitchen Committee

  • TBD — Committee Chair
  • Lee Kass
  • Julie Penn
  • Bonnie Sharkey

Social Justice Committe

  • TBD — Committee Chair

Oneg Committee

Yiskor Book Committee

Remote Access Committee

Nominating Committee

  • Appointed yearly prior to annual meeting

Newsletter Editor

Administrative Assistance

Mazzal Tov Shabbat Coordinator

  • Linda Jacknowitz