Board and Committees

 

Boston Workers Circle's Board of Directors

Rachel Hess, President
Sarah Rose O'Connor, Vice President
Libby Shrobe, Secretary
Sarah Axelrod, Treasurer
 
Marie Ariel Marsha Lazar
Emilia Diamant Miles Meth
Nakhie Faynshteyn Dianne Perlmutter
Bob Follansbee Ellen Shachter
Michelle Golden Raul Salinas-Ortega
 

BWC Committees

Immigrant Justice & Sanctuary Working Group
Howie Shrobe, Chair
hes @ csail.mit.edu

Acting for Racial and Economic Justice
Nakhie Faynshteyn, Chair
nickfayn @ yahoo.com

Jewish Muslim Solidarity
Laura Derman, Betsy Abrams, Co-Chairs
laura.derman @ gmail.com, betsyabrams @ hotmail.com

Israel/Palestine Committee
Mona Pollack, Helen Raizen & Mitchell Silver, Co-Chairs
monapollack @ gmail.com, raizen @ earthlink.net, mitchell.silver @ umb.edu

Yiddish
Mike Katz and Lily Weitzman, Co-Chairs
narishkup @ gmail.com, lweitzman @ coa.edu

Adult Education
Ellen Shachter, Chair
Ejshachter @ gmail.com

Ritual Committee
Linda Gritz, Chair
katzgritz @ gmail.com

Shabes Committee
Jill Edelson, Maia Brumberg-Kraus, and Laurie Goldman, Co-Chairs
jae25 @ cornell.edu, maiabkraus @ gmail.com, lauriel.goldman @ gmail.com

Young Adult Committee
 

Aging in Community Committee
Dianne Perlmutter, Marsha Lazar, Co-Chairs
diannp27 @ comcast.net, marsha.lazar @ gmail.com

Community & Membership Committee
Susan Werbe, Naomi Isler, Co-Chairs
swerbe45 @ gmail.com, 1935naomi @ gmail.com

Shule Committee
Char Skidmore, Chair
charleanskidmore @ gmail.com

Book Group
Fredi Dworkin and Laura Punnett
fredid54 @ yahoo.com, laura.punnett36 @ comcast.net

 

INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEES

Finance Committee
Sarah Axlerod, Chair
staxelrod @ gmail.com

Personnel Committee
Diana Parad, Chair
dianaparad @ gmail.com

Library & Archives Committee
Marie Ariel, Linda Stern, Co-chairs
mgariel @ icloud.com, linda.stern @ gmail.com

Health & Safety Committee
Julie Silberman, Sandy Martin, Co-chairs
julsilb @ comcast.net, sandy @ circleboston.org

Equity & Inclusion Committee
Rachel Hess, Chair
rachellanhess @ gmail.com

 

 

 

BWC Shule is looking for teachers!

Our Shule is looking for Boston-based teachers for our Kindergarten, 2nd, 5th, and 6th-grade classes! This is an opportunity to teach in the Boston Workers Circle's progressive, secular Jewish Sunday school. 
 
Deadline for applications June 30! Learn more on our Jobs page, and please pass along widely.