Executive Board, Trustees & Lay Leadership


The Board of Directors, which includes the Executive Board and Board of Trustees are the elected lay leadership of Temple Har Shalom. The Board determines and administers all policies of the organization. The Board consists of the following officers: President, three Vice Presidents, Secretary, Treasurer, and Immediate Past President (the Executive Board); between ten and twenty-two Trustees; and the Presidents of the Sisterhood, Men’s Club and Har Shalom Temple Youth Group. Trustees have responsibility to chair committees or handle designated tasks related to the operations of the Temple . The standing committees of the Temple are: Jewish Living, Religious School, Budget & Finance, Membership, Mountain Top, House and Communications. Other committees include: Caring, Fundraising, Social Action and Youth Activities.

The Board of Directors manages the affairs of the Congregation and takes such actions as it deems necessary and appropriate to best promote the welfare of the Congregation. The Executive Board is responsible for the day-to-day running of the organization (including personnel decisions) and for implementing the policies of the organization adopted by the Board of Directors. Officers and Trustees are elected at the annual meeting of the Congregation and serve two year terms.


To read the most current version of the Temple Har Shalom By-Laws, click here.



Temple Har Shalom 2018-2019 Board of Trustees

2018-2019 Executive Board

President: Jonathan Wishnia (20)
Vice President: Gregg Paradise (20)
Vice President: Michelle Huresky (20)
Vice President: Alexis Soled (19)
Secretary:Rachel Rosenblatt (20)
Treasurer: Eric Mandelbaum (19)
Co-Immediate Past Presidents: Karen Ehrenberg (20); Stephanie Green (20)


2018-2019 (5779) Board of Trustees

Denise Adelman (19)
 Rob Cohen (19)
Debbie Danielson (20)
Caroline Dicks (20)
Bruce Dobin (19)
 Resa Drasin (20)
Ila Gillenwater (20)
 Debbie Krakower (19)
Meredith Landau (20) 
Ken Neuman (20)
Mark Ruderman (20)
David Schwartz (20)
Audrey Taffet (19)
Marc Youngelson (Auxiliary – Men’s Club President)
Julie Bu and Sheri Cohen (Auxiliary – Sisterhood Co-Presidents)
Casey Green and Justin Opell (Auxiliary – HSTY Co-Presidents)


Any questions of concerns for the Board of Trustees should be directed to the President at president@templeharshalom.org.