Board and Professional Team
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Our Board and Professional team are made up of people of diverse backgrounds, education levels and experiences with one thing in common -  the well-being and advocacy of and for the Jewish population in Richmond.

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5403 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226

Professional Team

2022 - 2023 Board of Directors


Jewish Community Federation of Richmond welcomes 2022-2023 officers and Board of Directors. 

Executive Committee


Amy Nisenson

Vice President:
Matt Grossman

Secretary / Treasurer:
Howard Goldfine

Immediate Past President:
Ellen Renee Adams


 Executive Committee Members

Chair Rabbinic Council:
Rabbi Scott Nagel

Allocations Chair:
Josh Goldberg

JCRC Chair:
Amy Melnick-Scharf

FRD Chair:
Richard Thalhimer

Daniel Staffenberg

Board of Directors

Susie Adolf

Dan Brandeis, RJF President and CEO

Phyllis Ellenbogen

Sylvia Farbstein

Seth Feibelman

Shelly Gouldin

Brian Greene

Helen Griffin

Seth Kaplan

Hedy Lapkin

Susan Meyers

Josh Peck

Sam Revenson

Charley Scher

Graham Sheridan

Dan Siegel

Clare Sisisky

Rob Slotnick

Elliot Warsof

Franklin Wolf

Melissa Zinder