As the governing body that oversees our organization’s mission, strategy and goals, the Board is an integral part of the Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA. Each board member is dedicated to the sustainability and growth of the Y. They each provide key insight and actively participate in decision making that is aligned with the strategic direction and plan.


Tina Apfeld Rosenthal, President

Robert Fainer, Vice President

Brian Gelfand, Secretary

Shari Haimovitz, Treasurer

Rick Rubin, Immediate Past President

Lonn Shulkin, Member-at-large


Aaron Benshabat

David Cape

Ariel Dayan-Medalsy

Naomi Faraj

Corey Geenen

Jonathan Goodman

Jeffrey Kadanoff

Dayna Lapkowsky

Scott Rozansky

Carl Schlesinger

Lonn Shulkin

Martin Spalding

Ziki Zaffir


Jeff Bicher, Chief Executive Officer
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Keren Ludvig, M.Ed, Chief Programming and Community Engagement Officer
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Roberta Ross, CPA, CA, Chief Financial and Administration Officer
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