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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


The JCFR welcomes 2022-2023 Nominees for Board of Directors. Past President Nannette Shor has proposed the following Officers and Board Members for 2022-23.

Executive Committee

New Nominated Officers

Amy Nisenson

Vice President:
Matt Grossman

Secretary / Treasurer:
Howard Goldfine

Immediate Past President:
Ellen Renee Adams


New Nominated Executive Committee Members

Chair Rabbinic Council:
Rabbi Scott Nagel

Allocations Chair:
Josh Goldberg

JCRC Chair:
Amy Melnick-Scharf

FRD Chair:
Richard Thalhimer

Daniel Staffenberg

New Nominated Board Members

Phyllis Ellenbogen
Shelley Gouldin
Seth Kaplan
Dan Siegel
Clare Sisisky
Susie Adolf
Jesse Feld, Richmond Jewish Foundation

Nominated Board Members

Sylvia Farbstein
Seth Feibelman
Brian Greene
Helen Griffin
Hedy Lapkin
Susan Meyers
Josh Peck
Sam Revenson
Charley Scher
Graham Sheridan
Rob Slotnick
Elliot Warsof
Franklin Wolf
Melissa Zinder