Meet our Chaverim

Our Chaverim, through their contributions and participation, form the backbone of The Mussar Institute. Please join and begin experiencing the benefits of connection.

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Karen Ablon, Dallas, TX

Jesse Abraham, Washington, DC

David Abramson, Brooklyn, NY

Mary Ackerman, Addison, TX

Jeffrey Agron, Pinecrest, FL

Jonathan Alevy, Anchorage, AK

Daniel Alexander, Charlottesville, VA

Roann Altman, Ypsilanti, MI

JoEllen Alvarez, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Sammy Alzofon, Lake Worth Beach. FL

Jeffrey Amer, Syosset, NY

Jean Angus, Richmond, BC

Batsheva Appel, Baton Rouge, LA

Teri Appleby, Baton Rouge, LA

Ricky Arbron, Aventura, FL

Jan Armbrust, Port Hardy, BC

Merry Arnold, Chestnut Hill, MA

Carole Ash, Lewes, DE

Rose Ashford, Aptos, CA

Julie August, Orchard Lake, MI

Sasha Baken, Scarsdale, NY

Jeffrey Balin, Vancouver, BC

Nicole Barchilon Frank, Bayside, CA

Robert Barris, Flushing, NY

Martha Barvin, Bellaire, TX

Elizabeth Bauer, Glenview, IL

Daniel Beaupain, Amsterdam

Chanin Becker, Tarrytown, NY

Marian Bell Houston, TX

Judith Beltz, Rockville, MD

Lauryn Beltz, Falls Church, VA

Dianne Benmayor, Cincinnati, OH

Alanna Berger, Mechanicsburg, PA

Arlene Bernstein, Los Angeles, CA

Elizabeth Bernstein, Bellingham, WA

Rick Bernstein, Clayton, MO

Roger Bernstein, Coral Gables, FL

Elisa Bildner, Becket, MA

Ken Birenbaum, St. Louis, MO

Mirjam van Blankenstein, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Lynn Bliss, Houston, TX

Barry Block, Little Rock, AR

Matthew Blumberg, Cambridge, MA

Rosalyn Blumenthal, West Orange, NJ

Jill Blustin, Plymouth, MN

Lisa Bock, Westlake Village, CA

Harriet Braunstein, Cambridge, MA

Jose Bravo Figueroa, Hockley, TX

Joni Brenner, Huntington, NY

Howard Brill, Webster, NY

Lester Bronstein, White Plains, NY

Andra Brosh, Pasadena, CA

Debbie Brown Cameron, Park, CA

Jadwiga Brown, Great Barrington, MA

Juli Burkhart-Hosler, Peoria, AZ

Elizabeth Caplun, Bishop, CA

Patty Carlson, Toronto, ON

Larry Chaityn, New York, NY

Kathleen Chambers, Bakersfield, CA

Karen Chapman, Tallmadge, OH

Chris Cheniae, Dallas, TX

Karen Cheniae, Dallas, TX

Steven Chervin, Philadelphia, PA

Cheryl Ciociolo, New York, NY

Matthew Cohen, Galveston, TX

Paul Cohen, Northfield, IL

Sheri Cohen, Chicago, IL

Marsha Cohn, Northbrook, IL

Carol Congedo, Pittsburgh, PA

Zachary Cooper, Bellevue, WA

Leslie-Anne Copes-Finke, Belmont, MA

Alpha Cortes, Show Low, AZ

Elizabeth Czhubirka-Percival, Crestone, CO

Kent Dawson, Tacoma, WA

Julie Dean, Minneapolis, MN

Rick Dinitz, Palo Alto, CA

Tina Fein Dinitz, Palo Alto, CA

Todd Doctor, Galveston, TX

Joan Dominus, DeLand, FL

Ronnie Dubrowin, Stratford, CT

Elizabeth Eastman, Palo Alto, CA

David Ebstein, Jerusalem, Israel

Judith Edelstein, New York, NY

Mark Edelstein, Pacific Palisades, CA

Andrew Edwards, Albuquerque, NM

Amy Eilberg, Los Altos, CA

Elyse Eisner, Dublin, CA

Bill Elliot, St. Louis, MO

Joshua Ellis, New York, NY

Barry Epstein, Golden Valley, MN

Hannah Estrin, Jerusalem, Israel

Gal Ettner-Levkovitz, Jupiter, FL

Ephi Eyal, Minneapolis, MN

Susan Farber, Newton, MA

Rivka Felsher, Boynton Beach, FL

Len Felson, West Hartford, CT

Dan Fendel, Piedmont, CA

Bonnie Ferber-Hart, Santa Rosa, CA

Barbara Fermon, Minnetonka, MN

Avi Fertig, Beit Shemesh, Israel

Mindy Finger, Houston, TX

Samuel Finnerman, Poughkeepsie, NY

Hana Fischer, Cologne, FR

Ronald Fischler, Phoenix, AZ

Alan Fisher, West Orange, NJ

Diana Fisher, Santa Monica, CA

Susan Fisher, Marina Del Ray, CA

Eileen Fishman, West Henrietta, NY

Emily Fox, Eugene, OR

Bruce Frank, St. Louis, MO

Madalyn Friedberg, New York, NY

Marty Friedman, Brooklyn, NY

Monica Fuchs, New York, NY

 

G-N

George Gabanyi, São Paulo, Brazil

Jay Gainsboro, Framingham, MA

Brandy Galos, Palm Springs, CA

Mike Galos, Palm Springs, CA

Sandra Garrett, Brooklyn, NY

Joanne Gartenberg, Juneau, AK

Gayle Geary, San Francisco, CA

Ofer Geller, Minnetonka, MN

Rita Gelman, Ann Arbor, MI

Nina Gelman-Gans, Santa Barbara, CA

Madeline Gershwin, San Diego, CA

Camille Gertler, Brooklyn, NY

Joshua Gettinger, Ashville, NC

Lisa Gildar, Scottsdale, AZ

David Glaser, Columbia, MD

Arnold Gluck, Hillsborough, NJ

Sarah Gluck, Hillsborough, NJ

Anne Goldberg, Portland, OR

Steven Goldberg, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Susan Goldberg-Schwartz, Buffalo, NY

Judith Golden, Highland Park, IL

Patricia Goldin, Signal Hill, CA

Mark Goldsmith, London, UK

Miriam Goodman, Westlake Village, CA

Mitchell Gordon, Westborough, MA

Beth Greenberg, Weston, MA

Sandy Greenstein, Thousand Oaks, CA

Esther Blank-Greif, Newton, MA

Deborah Greitzer, Ridgeway, ON

Wendy Griesdorf, Kingston, ON

Barbara Grosh, Webster, NY

Eric Gurvis, Sherborn, MA

Stephen Haas, Phoenix, AZ

Patricia Halper, Nashville, TN

Annette Hamm, Tucson, AZ

John Hample, Winnipeg, MB

Jan Carolyn Hardy, Anchorage, AK

Todd Harman, White House, TN

Thomas Harr, Lancaster, PA

David Harris, Auburndale, MA

Deborah Harris, Otis, MA

Sharon Harris, Belle Vernon, PA

Hadasah Harris-Westkamper, Eureka, CA

Terry Lee Heller, Albuquerque, NM

Jacob Herber, Bellevue, WA

Michelle Hershenson, Hollywood, FL

Linda Hewitt, Indianapolis, IN

Jill Heydt-Stevenson, Boulder, CO

Julie Hirschfeld, New York, NY

David Hoffman, Campbell, CA

Debbie Hoffman, San Ramon, CA

Cindy Horgan, East Lansing, MI

Barry Horowitz, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Stephen Hosler, Peoria, AZ

Annabelle Imber-Tuck, Little Rock, AK

Flaurie Imberman, Mountain View, CA

Caroline Isaacs, Eureka, CA

Gidon Isaacs, Homewood, IL

John Isenberg, Prairie Village, KS

Brett Isserow, Alexandria, VA

Michele Jackman, Olympia, WA

Richard Jackman, Olympia, WA

Kathleen Jacobs, Iowa City, IA

David Jaffe, Sharon, MA

Howard Jaffe, Lexington, MA

Felice Joyce, St. Louis, MO

Elizabeth Kahn, West Melbourne, FL

Melissa Kahn, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Craig Kalman, Overland Park, KS

Roy Kaplan, Oakland, CA

Sondra Kaplan, Houston, TX

Shelley Karrel, Vancouver, BC

Carol Karres, Tucson, AZ

Joan Kaspin, Altamonte Springs, FL

Hilary Katzeff, Martaville, AUS

Daniel Kaufman, West Palm Beach, FL

Mark Kaufman, Pikesville, MD

Jane Keefe, North Haven, CT

Alexander Keller, Morristown, NY

Rhonda Kiff, Westlake Village, CA

Yoram Kinberg, Tucson, AZ

Jeffrey Kirsh, Atlanta, GA

Natalie Kirsh, Atlanta, GA

David Kleinman, Woodbridge, VA

Karen Klevanosky, Voorheesville, NY

Fredda Klopfer, Glen Head, NY

Richard Kofkoff, St. Louis, MO

Irvin Kooris, Marietta, GA

Robert Koritz, Dover, MA

David Kramer, Austin, TX

Jonathan Kraus, Belmont, MA

Jeremy Kridel, Ellicott City, MD

Monica Kuniyoshi, Palo Alto, CA

Joanne Lancin, Raleigh, NC

Marie Isabel Laurion, Washington, DC

Edward Lebow, Washington, DC

Stephanie Lebow, Washington, DC

Amy Leider, Charlottesville, VA

Barbara Levin, Madisonville, TN

Lesley Levin, Bloomington, IN

Jay LeVine, Oakland, CA

Alon Levkovitz, Jupiter, FL

Cyndee Levy, St. Louis, MO

Phyllis Levy, Voorhees, NJ

Michael Levy, Voorhees, NJ

Lynda Levy, Phoenix, AZ

Wendy Levy, Iowa City, IA

Reena Lewis, Happy Valley, OR

Sandra Lewis, Scottsdale, AZ

Robert Lichtman, Whippany, NJ

Mac Lingo, Kensington, CA

Diane Litke, Richardson, TX

Richard Litvak, Aptos, CA

Marsha Lynn, Orchard Lake, MI

Janet Madden, Santa Monica, CA

Jill Maidhof, Overland Park, KS

Bob Mandell, Evanston, IL

Carolyn Mandell, Ashland, OR

Naomi Marcus, Bronx, NY

Ann Margolin, Dallas, TX

Tzippy Marks-Barnett, Long Beach, CA

Deni Marshall, Elk Grove, CA

Margo Martin, Houston, TX

Carolina Martinez, Montevideo, Uruguay

Robert Mass, Pleasantville, NY

Sue Matlof, St. Louis, MO

Monique Mayer, Penylan, Wales

Isha Mayim, McKinleyville, CA

Pamela McCratic, Norristown, PA

Howard Menaker, Washington, DC

Gail Mentink, Fortuna, CA

Damaris Methner, Nederland, CO

Nana Meyer, Mill Valley, CA

Sheila Meyers, Cockeysville, MD

Lisa Miller, Lexington, KY

Henry Millstein, Eureka, CA

Yocheved Mintz, Las Vegas, NV

Karen Mitzner, Portland, OR

Sandra Mondykowski-Temple, Abington, MA

Robert Moore, Shadow Hiils, CA

Alan Morinis, Vancouver, BC

Lisa Morlitz, Latham, NY

Moira Morrissey, Pound Ridge, NY

Susie Moskowitz, Huntington, NY

Kalinka Moudrova-Rothman, Brooklyn, NY

Ilse Mozga, Campbellville, ON

Robert Nash, Falls Church, VA

Rachel Newburn, Dallas, TX

Marcia Nichols, Houston, TX

Michael Nichols, Houston, TX

Rabbi Dovid Nussbaum, Miami, FL

 

O-Z

Sue Owens, Falls Church, VA

Anne Palley, Monticello, NY

Dena Parmet, Wynnewood, PA

Bonnie Pastor, Los Angeles, CA

Marilyn Paul, Berkeley, CA

Michelle Pearlman, Malvern, PA

Myra Peskowitz, Shelter Island Heights, NY

Debra Pinger, Morristown, NY

Marcia Plumb, Needham, MA

Ben Pomerantz, Los Angeles, CA

Michelle Princenthal, Agoura, CA

Julius Rabinowitz, Norwich, CT

Lynne Raxlen, Thornhill, ON

Alyson Ray, Dallas, TX

Joyce Reinitz, Bainbridge Island, WA

Adele Ritch, White Rock, BC

Ellen Robinson, Leawood, KS

Irv Robinson, Leawood, KS

Bonnie Roditti, Albany, CA

Ann Rollins, Atlanta, GA

Pamela Rollins, Dallas, TX

Susan Rose-Goblin, Sherman Oaks, CA

Judah Rosen, Sacramento, CA

Susie Rosenberg, Delmar, NY

Thomas Rosenberg, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Julia Rosenblum, West Hartford, CT

Myra Rosenthal, St. Louis, MO

Michael Ross, West Palm Beach, FL

Carl Rothschild, Vancouver, BC

Dawn Rush, Yorktown Heights, NY

Lisa Sacks, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Jane Saginaw, Dallas, TX

Bonnie Saland, Pasadena, CA

Jim Salander, Bethesda, MD

Jan Salis, Philadelphia, PA

Marilyn Saltzman, Conifer, CO

Halley Satz, Dallas, TX

Michael Satz, Morristown, NJ

Peter Schaktman, Utica, NY

Thomas Scheck, Wien, Österreich, Austria

Fred Scherlinder Dobb, Washington, DC

Jerry Schermer, Columbia, MO

Miriam Schiffman, Ashland, OR

Stanley Schiffman, Ashland, OR

Lisa Schlesinger, St. Louis, MO

Jeremy Schneider, Scottsdale, AZ

Sharon Schwartz, Santa Rosa, CA

Roger Schwarz, Los Angeles, CA

Moe Scott, Los Angeles, CA

Michael Seay, Austin, TX

Chana Seligman, Morristown, NJ

Barbara Selz, Dallas, TX

Gary Shaffer, Brooklyn, NY

Janet Shalwitz, Phoenix, AZ

Brad Sham, Dallas, TX

Kate Shane, Debary, FL

Judy Shanks, Oakland, CA

Don Shapiro, Ceder Crest, NM

Howard Shapiro, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Mark Shapiro, Belmont, MA

Helaine Sheias, Penngrove, CA

Lisa Sheldone, Alexandria, VA

Ruth Sheps, Toronto, ON

Judy Shriar, Calgary, AB

Helen Shub, Lake Worth, FL

Alexandria Shuval-Weiner, Roswell, GA

Judith Siegal, Coral Gables, FL

Kayla Sieget-Fine, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato

Sean Silva, Ridgecrest,CA

Sharona Silverman, Scottsdale, AZ

Yehudit Silverman, Montreal, QC

Prudence Simkin, Dallas, TX

Scott Simon, Mundelein, IL

Jonathon Sklar, Los Angeles, CA

Andrew Sklarz, Chappaqua, NY

Mark Slobin, Vancouver, BC

Debra Smith, Parsippany, NJ

Laura Smith, Chicago, IL

Marion Smith, Mahomet, IL

Shari Smith, West Bloomfield, MI

Estee Solomon Gray, Redwood City, CA

Beverly Spring, Vancouver, BC

Deborah Staiman, Toronto, ON

Deborah Stang, Brookline, MA

Priscilla Stein, Newton, MA

Chasya Uriel Steinbauer, Kibbutz Hannaton, Israel

Deborah Steinberg, Boca Raton, FL

Laure Stern, Somis, CA

Adam Stock Spilker, St. Paul, MN

Rachel Stock Spilker, Mendota Heights, MN

Garth Symonds, New York, NY

Sen Talley, Tucson, AZ

Nancy Taxman, Chesterfield, MO

Tamara Teeger, Port Washington, NY

Jane Teichner, Wellington, FL

Betsy Teitell, Dallas, TX

Terri Thornton, Pleasant Prairie, WI

Stephen Tobias, Oakland, CA

Lolita Todd, Lithonia, GA

Patty Traub, Dallas, TX

Lauren Tuchman, Bethesda, MD

Neal Vallins, New York, NY

Henri Vogel, Almere, Netherlands

Judith Vogel, Columbia, MD

Jennet Walker, Scarsdale, NY

Kristen Wallerstedt, Waldorf, MD

Renate Wasserman, Orleans, MA

Daniel Weinberger, Buffalo Grove, IL

Sherry Weinberger, Buffalo Grove IL

Michele Weiner, New Castle, DE

Evelyn Weinstein, Amherst, NY

Ron Weinstein, Gaithersburg, MD

Yosi Weintraub, Eugene, OR

Zelda Weisbart, Portland, OR

Enid Weisberg-Frank, St. Louis, MO

Marian Weisenfeld, Arlington, MA

Nancy Weiss, Los Angeles, CA

Stephen Weiss, Petaluma, CA

Carol Weliky, Portland, OR

Michael Werner, Purchase, NY

Mindy Wertheimer, Houston, TX

Heather Westendarp, Houston, TX

Maurice White, Cincinnati, OH

Thomas Wilkinson, Walla Walla, WA

Harvey Winokur, Roswell, GA

Jason Winston, Riverside, CA

Naomi Wittlin, Houston, TX

Henry Wodnicki, Surfside, FL

David Wyner, Los Angeles, CA

Yana Yakubsfeld, Los Angeles, CA

Marcia Zaccaria, Tucson, AZ

Michael Zaccaria, Tucson, AZ

Efrat Zarren-Zohar, Miami, FL