Our Leadership



Rabbi Marc Baker

President and CEO

Neil A. Wallack

Chair, Board of Directors

Darren M. Black

Chair, 2018 Annual Campaign

Lisa F. Wallack

Chair, 2018 Annual Campaign

CJP 2017-2018 Board of Directors

Neil A. Wallack, Chair
Cynthia R. Janower, First Vice Chair and Secretary
Howard Rubin, Treasurer

Geraldine Acuña-Sunshine
Susan B. Ain
​Harvey Beker
Amy S. Berylson
Michelle R. Black
Bradley M. Bloom*
Michael J. Bohnen*
Rachel Chafetz**

Amanda Clayman
Marsha R. Cohen
Alan Crane
Diane J. Exter
Daniel Farb
​David J. Fine**
Lawrence J. Goodman
Shira Goodman
Jill I. Hai
Elizabeth Jick
Douglass E. Karp

​Judith A. Kaye**
Amy B. Klein
Daniel A. Kraft
Steven D. Krichmar
Emily Leventhal**​
Eitan Milgram
Michael J. Mufson
Charles L. Myers
Dale S. Okonow
​Marjorie Patkin**
Sari Anne Rapkin*

Dena Boronkay Rashes
Shepard M. Remis​
Aviva E. Sapers
Steven G. Segal
Edward Shapiro
Sharon Shapiro
Paula L. Sidman
Robert J. Small
Laurene M. Sperling
Adam L. Suttin

*Emeritus Director
**Incoming Board Member

By Invitation

The leaders below are invited to sit on the Board of Directors as non-voting members.

Darren Black – Co-chair, Annual Campaign
Lisa F. Wallack – Co-chair, Annual Campaign
Judith T. Sydney – President, Women’s Philanthropy
Zachary Wainwright – Co-chair, Executive Committee on Young Adults

CJP Senior Team

Rabbi Marc Baker   President and CEO
Judy Shapiro   Chief Operating Officer
David Strong   Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Elisa Deener-Agus   Associate Vice President, Planning
Amy Mitman   Vice President, Development
Julie Somers   Vice President, Marketing
Heidi Werther   Vice President, Human Resources