Executive Committee & Board of Directors

Beth Chayim Chadashim is guided by a Board of Directors, elected directly by the membership. Each board member serves a 2-year term and can be reelected to serve additional years. As representatives of the membership, the Board of Directors is charged with, among other things, overseeing BCC’s programs and services, providing fiscal oversight, hiring the professional staff, managing the various synagogue committees and formulating BCC’s long-term strategic plan.

For more information contact BCC office

Executive Officers

  • President: Lauren Schlau
  • Vice President: Ginger Jacobs
  • Vice President: Hannah Theile, PhD
  • Secretary: Richard Lesse
  • Treasurer: Michael King

Board of Directors

  • Debby Chanen
  • Ira Dankberg
  • Allison Diamant
  • Marc Gottehrer
  • Leigh Grode
  • Everlyn Hunter
  • Maggie Parkhurst
  • Herb Toplan
  • Ex Officio: Bruce Maxwell

Committee Chairs

  • BCC Awards Brunch: Michael King
  • BCC Live: Bracha Yael
  • Adult Education: Adam Barron
  • Chair Campaign: Rob Schoenberger & Janet Meskin
  • Film Club: Gordon Blitz & Bracha Yael
  • Financial Taskforce: Contact BCC Director
  • House: Contact BCC Director
  • L’Chayim Legacy Circle: Gordon Blitz, Hannah Theile & Ray Eelsing
  • Membership: Ira Dankberg
  • Men’s Havurah: Brett Trueman
  • Newsletter: Larry Nathenson
  • Professional Liaison: Contact BCC Office
  • Ritual: Davi Cheng
  • Technology: Richard Lesse
  • Tzedakah Council: Robin Baltic
  • Women’s Havurah: Ronnie Wexler
  • 20s/30s Havurah: Contact BCC Office