Board of Directors : 5775-5776 Officers
President: Burt Amernick
Vice President Administration: Sharron Levine
Vice President Education & Youth: Lisa Cordell
Vice President Ritual: Scott Gritz
I’ve been a member of CBT for about 20 years and on the Board, of and on, for about 10 years. I’m originally from Silver Spring MD but now live in Avenel with my wife and 3 kids. I have 2 daughters (ages 24 and 22) and a son who is 17. In my spare time I’m a gym rat!
Vice President Finance: Susan Zankman
Vice President Congregant Services: Fran Goldstein
Vice President Membership: Geri Shapiro
I joined CBT 14 years ago and have been on the Board for 5 years holding various positions. I was raised in Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Virginia and New Jersey and now live in Palatine, Potomac. I have been married for 26 years and we have 2 daughters (24 and 22) and a son (20). I love to be active so, in my spare time, I run, swim, do crossfit and rock climb. I have also belonged to a number of non-profit groups.
Vice President Strategy & Engagment: Diane Steren
I have been on the Board about 8 years and have been a member of CBT for 19. I’m originally from Miami, Florida but now live in Luxmanor, Potomac. I am married and have 3 kids (ages 16,19 and 23). I enjoy reading, music and B’nai Tzedek!
Vice President Board Relations/Secretary: Bruce Genderson
Board of Trustees: Jay Hammer
Past President: Harvey Rumeld
Adult Education: Burton Katzen
Budget: Larry Silver
This is my first year on the CBT Board but I have been a member for about 20 Years. I’m originally from Baltimore but now live in Stonebridge. I am married and have 3 kids: 27, 24 and 18. In my spare time I enjoy sports.
B'nai Mitzvah: Stefanie Greenberg
Congregant Outreach: Allison Perlis
Development Committee: Rick Marks
Education: Suzanne Podberesky
Educational Strategy: Eric Ellman
Facilities: Ami Sheintal
GECC Nursery School: Randi Chasen
Investment: Barry Haberman
I have been on the Board at CBT for 2 years and a member for more than 20 years. I am originally from Akron Ohio but now live in North Potomac. I am married with a son (28) and daughter (25). In my spare time I enjoy sport and in particular, golf.
Israel/Community Affairs: Mark Evens
Leadership Development: Beth Swibel
This is my 4th year on the Board and I have been a member of CBT for 10 years. I’m originally from Buffalo, NY but now live in Rockville, MD. I am married and have 2 boys (ages 9 and 6). In my spare time I enjoy yoga, tennis and reading. I am also a part-time grant writer focusing on nonprofits that bring Holocaust and genocide education to schools nationwide.
Legal Counsel: Steve Gould
Marketing: Allan Chandler
Membership Recruitment: Rebekah Jacobs
New Membership: Tracy Ucuzoglu
Planned Giving: Daniel Messeca
I have been at CBT for about 16 years. I live in North Bethesda which is also where I grew up. I am married to Adrienne and we have a 3 year old coonhound named Blue. I work as a financial planner and in my spare time, I like to play sports and guitar.
Religious School Parent Liaison: Deb Langer
Ritual: Steve Mackey
Social Action: Laurie Wenger
Special Events: Yve Dinte
Special Needs: Heather Sachs
Youth: Amanda Bergman
Brotherhood: Marc Gerber & Fred Rapaport
Sisterhood: Arlene Karr & Hedda Gnaizda