Board of Directors

2020 Board of Directors Meeting Minutes

by Lynn Crocker on April 6, 2020

January 2020 Meeting Minutes
February 2020 Meeting Minutes
March 2020 Special Meeting Minutes... Read more »

CBD Board Meeting

by Lynn Crocker on February 5, 2020

CBD Board Meeting Wednesday, March 25
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.

All congregants are welcome and encouraged to attend monthly meetings of the Beth David Board of Directors. ... Read more »

Congregation Beth David Bylaws

by Lynn Crocker on February 5, 2020

Congregation Beth David ByLaws

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Information Meeting on Proposed Bylaws Amendments

by Lynn Crocker on November 26, 2019

Information Meeting on Proposed Bylaws Amendments Tuesday, December 10, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Learn more about the Bylaws amendments that will be presented for at the Congregational Meeting. This is an informational meeting to find out more about the proposal and get questions answered.

The following materials are posted in advance of the meeting for your review.

Current Congregation Beth ... Read more »

2019 Annual Meeting

by Lynn Crocker on November 5, 2019

Annual Meeting Wednesday, December 18,  7:30 – 9:00p.m.

You are warmly invited—and strongly encouraged—to attend the Congregation Beth David (CBD) Annual Meeting in the Sanctuary. An envelope containing valuable meeting information as well as your ballot voucher was mailed on November 20th. Remember to bring your ballot voucher with you to the meeting.

The following materials are posted in ... Read more »

Strategic Planning Discussions

by Lynn Crocker on October 16, 2019

Strategic Planning Discussions Monday November 11th, 7:30 – 9:00pmThursday November 14th, 7:30 – 9:00pm

Congregants are invited to meet with Board members to discuss pros and cons of different options for meeting our staffing needs within our financial capacity. No RSVP required. Additional discussions will be held on: ... Read more »

Be a Part of Shaping the Future of Beth David

by Lynn Crocker on June 27, 2019

Be a Part of Shaping the Future of Beth David

Any Beth David member who is interested in serving on the Board of Directors please send an email to Nominating@Beth-David.org before July 20th.  ... Read more »

Board of Directors Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on May 28, 2019

Board of Directors Vacancy

We have a vacancy on the Board of Directors for a Membership VP. Any member who would like to be considered for this position should send an email with your name by June 18, 2019 to: president@beth-david.org... Read more »

Bylaws Amendment Informational Meeting – December 2

by Jaymee Alpert on October 25, 2018

Bylaws Changes and Contracts

The Board is submitting to the Congregation some Bylaws amendments that are summarized below. Our Parlimentarian, Michael Leitner, will hold a Bylaws Amendment Informational Meeting on December 2 at 10am if you would like to learn more or have questions in advance of the Annual Meeting on December 9th at 10am.

Email notification
The email notification ... Read more »

Rabbi Search Focus Groups

by Lynn Crocker on October 19, 2017

Rabbi Search Focus Groups

Come discuss with other CBD members the values and priorities that will guide our congregation and our future rabbi. We are holding three focus group meetings where there will be a short presentation followed by breaking into groups to discuss questions in four key areas to describe our congregational values and priorities. When you attend, you ... Read more »

Board of Directors Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on February 2, 2017

Board of Directors Vacancy

We have a vacancy on the Board of Directors for Financial Secretary. Any member who would like to be considered for this position should send an email with your name by March 12, 2017.... Read more »

Board Installation Shabbat

by Lynn Crocker on January 12, 2017

Board Installation Shabbat
Saturday, February 4th
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Congratulations to everyone elected and continuing to serve on the board in 2017. Please attend the installation to thank Dan Skilken, David Hoffman, and Jeff Warwick and to welcome Bill Beyda and Ian Kass and to celebrate the rest of us joining or continuing on the board.... Read more »

Your Expertise is Needed

by Lynn Crocker on October 6, 2016

Your Expertise is Needed

The Finance Committee is looking for members with expertise in financing, real estate sales and development, financial forecasting, fundraising, and related areas to assist with the challenge of addressing the Next50 shortfall, including to come up with, research, vet, and communicate potential solutions.  First meeting will be held the morning of October 23.  If interested, please ... Read more »

Congregation Information Meeting – September 6, 2016

by Lynn Crocker on September 1, 2016

Congregation Information Meeting Tuesday, September 6, 2016, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.

The board of directors has called an informational meeting in our new Beit T’Filah to update all members on the next 50 project.... Read more »

Seeking Candidates for 2017 Beth David Board of Directors

The Nominating Committee is assembling a slate of candidates who will be nominated for election to the Beth David Board of Directors with terms starting in February 2017. If you are interested in serving on the Board or would like to suggest someone, email the chair.... Read more »

Emergency Congregational Meeting

by Lynn Crocker on May 26, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Our board of directors has called an emergency congregational meeting. Please make every effort to attend this meeting. We will provide more details about what has occurred in regards to the Next 50 construction project and how we plan to address it. In addition, we need to vote to authorize additional financing to ... Read more »

Emergency Congregational Meeting

by Lynn Crocker on May 26, 2016

Dear Hevre,

As you were informed yesterday, we have run into a problem with the Next 50 Project that we need to address immediately.

Our board of directors has called an emergency congregational meeting for this Sunday, May 29th at 10:30 am in the main sanctuary. Please make every effort to attend this meeting. We will provide more details ... Read more »

Request Absentee Ballot

by Lynn Crocker on May 26, 2016

Request Absentee Ballot... Read more »

Emergency Congregational Meeting Results

by Lynn Crocker on May 23, 2016

Hevre, I wanted to report to all of you that at our Emergency Special Meeting of the Congregation today on 5/29/2016, the previously distributed motion appears to have passed. The vote tally was 138 yes votes, 25 no votes, and 2 abstentions. The final results will be certified by the Recording Secretary later in the week and entered into the... Read more »

Board of Directors Vacancies

by Lynn Crocker on May 19, 2016

There are three vacancies on the Board of Directors; two for Director-at-Large and one for VP of Administration. If you are interested in filling either position, please email  by June 5th.... Read more »

CBD Board of Directors Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on February 11, 2016

CBD Board of Directors Vacancy

Congratulations to Bill Beyda, Congregation Beth David Executive Vice-President, who was voted into the vacant position by a unanimous vote of the board of directors at the February 24 board meeting. Now the financial secretary position is vacant; if you are interested in serving as financial secretary, please email, by March 12, 2016... Read more »

CBD Board of Director’s Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on January 21, 2016

We currently have an opening on our Board of Directors. If you are interested in filling the position of Executive Vice President, please email David Hoffman, by February 5, 2016... Read more »

10:00am – 11:00am

Pursuant to section 3.2.3 of our bylaws, this is a special meeting of the congregation, to provide an update on the construction budget, and to seek congregational authorization for changes.

Check your mail – you should have already received your ballot coupon to vote; remember to bring it with you to the meeting.... Read more »

CBD Board of Directors Vacancy – March 21, 2015

by Lynn Crocker on March 19, 2015

We currently have an opening on our Board of Directors. If you are interested in filling the position of Social Action, please email David Hoffman, by April 20, 2015... Read more »

Become a Member

by Lynn Crocker on March 9, 2015

It is an exciting time at Congregation Beth David. We have moved from a traditional “dues model” to a new “Sustaining Contribution Model”

In this model, each spring, every member receives a Pledge Letter  with suggested amounts for dues for the coming fiscal year.  The letter will define the amount necessary to sustain our congregation. Each member then pledges the ... Read more »