2018 Officers and Directors


President Laura Blumberg
Immediate Past President Lauren Kaplan
Vice President - Membership    Sara Bernstein
Vice President - Programming Barbra Sher
Vice President - Special Projects Ian Rubin
Vice President - Finance/Administration Sandy Gotlib
Treasurer Sandy Gotlib
Clerk Rachael Barabell

Board of Directors 

Rachael Barabell   Ian Rubin
Sara Bernstein   Josh Scherz
Laura Blumberg  

Barbra Sher

Josh Bregman  

Michael Tichnor

Steve Gershman


Meg Umlas

Howard Gold


Beth Winograd

Carol Goldman


Robin Wolk

Sandy Gotlib


Howard Wolke

Lauren Kaplan


Larry Wolpe

Mark Krasnow

  Debbie Yavner

Lori Kreidberg



Jamie Gossels Howard Rubin
Steve Lebovitz Amy Silverstein
Judy Quint Larry Sternberg
Jonathan Quint Steve Wald
Rabbi  Rabbi Louis Polisson
Rabbi Emerita Rabbi Sally Finestone

Director of Education     

Orna Sonnenschein

Office Administrator  Kimberly Yaari
Maintenance Supervisor  Oscar Vasquez

Social Action

Community Cooks!

Upcoming dates: June 2 We will cook in our own homes. Please volunteers to cook or deliver a meal for Bristol Lodge Women's Shelter, Waltham. 

Patient Navigator Service

With JFS of Metrowest, this free service helps Jewish and other frail older adults living in Metrowest get to and navigate their medical appointments. More info here.

Bristol Lodge

Upcoming dates: June 2 Help set up, clean up and serve a meal to homeless people at this Waltham soup kitchen. Great opportunity for children ages 8 and up and adults. Choose a Sunday.


Adult Education

In Judaism, learning is a life-long process, and each stage brings special blessings and insights. Or Atid offers a wide variety of courses for adults where we explore our rich heritage in a literary and historical way.