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Annual meeting serves as formal introduction for new president

03/13/2023 10:45:20 AM

Mar13

Temple held its 82nd annual meeting on Wednesday, March 8th serving as the formal introduction of new president AndyBocknek. The slate of offices was presented for a vote along with the proposed budget for 2023-2024 and changes to the Temple By-Laws. All motions were passed.

Bocknek spoke to a large crowd in person in Herman Hall and via zoom about his plans for the future, to work on finding meaningful connections and building relationships amongst members. He noted how he planned for his tenure to be dedicated to getting members more involved with Temple Israel. 

Outgoing president Joe Bigelman spoke about leading our congregation through a global pandemic, and the transitions that occurred during his presidency. He touched upon his excitement for Temple’s future with our newly elected leaders.

Bigelman also shared his excitement about some of the return to normalcy, highlighted earlier this week by a well-attended Purim carnival on Sunday and adult spiel on Monday night. 

The newly elected members to the executive committee include:

President: Andy Bocknek

Vice President: Debra Gordon

Vice President: Amy Brody

Treasurer: Jodi Neff

Secretary: Jason Ishbia

Immediate Past President: Joe Bigelman

Member At-Large: Lee Hurwtiz

The following board members have completed their terms and we are grateful for their service:

Francine Arbit

Doron Levin

Randi Sakwa

Dr. Robert Stoler

The following Board of Trustee members were elected to a second term of 2 years:

Karen Adelman                      

Matthew Barker

Dr. Isaac Barr

Ilene Bez

Howard Iwrey

Dr. Mark Klein

Melanie Lefkofsky

Dr. Laurence Miller

 

The following Board of Trustee members are currently mid-term:

Steven

Achtman

Michelle

Bass

Jared

Berman

Adam

Blanck

Steven

Cohen

Michael

Fenberg

Stacy

Gordon

Tracey

Katzen

Sara

Koretzky

Andrew

Leber

Jay 

Hack

Steven

Linden

George

McMillan

Peter

Perlman

Howard

Rosen

Charles

Schwartz

Michael

Seltzer

Lauren

Soleimani

Julie

Stern

Robin

Trepeck

Andria

Weiss

Kyle

Zwiren

 

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