Board of Directors

10:30 am You are warmly invited—and strongly encouraged!—to attend the Congregation Beth David (CBD) Annual Meeting. Who Can Vote? All CBD members in good standing are eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting. In order to conduct business, we need a quorum of 75 eligible members to be physically present. Our bylaws define an eligible member as one whose financial... Read more »

Candidates for 2015 Beth David Board of Directors

by Lynn Crocker on June 26, 2014

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 2015. There are openings on the Board for both officers and directors-at-large. The Committee welcomes your suggestions for candidates who reflect the Congregation’s diversity of skills, experiences, genders, and ages. If you are... Read more »

Congregational Meeting – March 9, 2014

by Lynn Crocker on February 20, 2014

10:00 a.m. Please join us to fulfill the important and sacred task of selecting Rabbi Alexander as our Rabbi of Community and Engagement.... Read more »

CBD Board of Directors Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on January 9, 2014

We currently have an opening on our Board of Directors. If you are interested in filling the position of Vice President of Membership, please email David Hoffman, Board President by Feb 7, 2014  ... Read more »

CBD Annual Meeting 2013 – Motions

by Tanya Lorien on December 9, 2013

MOTIONS I agree to empower the Board to create a Capital Campaign Committee with the purpose of raising $6.1 million;  I agree to empower the Board to spend up to $5.1 million to remodel the building, starting the construction phase only after the Congregation has obtained committed pledges totaling $5.1 million; and set aside the remaining $1.0 million to fund... Read more »
The Nominating Committee is assembling a slate of candidates who will be nominated for election to the Beth David Board of Directors starting in February 2014. There are openings on the Board for both officers and directors-at-large. The Committee welcomes your suggestions for candidates who reflect the congregation’s diversity of skills, experiences, gender and ages. If you are interested in... Read more »

CBD Board of Director’s Vacancy July 25, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 25, 2013

CBD Board of Director’s Vacancy 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, Board President by August 26, 2013.... Read more »

CBD Board of Director’s Vacancy

by Lynn Crocker on February 14, 2013

We currently have two openings on our Board of Directors. If you are interested in filling the position of Youth Commission Liaison or V.P. of Administration, please email David Hoffman, Board President by April 2, 2013.... Read more »

Board Installation Shabbat 2-Feb-2013

by Lynn Crocker on January 22, 2013

Saturday, February 2, 2013 Join us as we welcome Beth David’s new officers and board of directors and say thank you to retiring board members and express our heartfelt appreciation to our wonderful Beth David volunteers. A board-sponsored Kiddush lunch follows services.... Read more »

Committee Reports 23-Jan-13

by Lynn Crocker on January 22, 2013

January 23, 2013 Noten Yad: Beth David Local Organizing Committee (LOC) Wednesday January 2, 2013 7:30 pm Chair: Harvey Checkman Scribe: Stephen Kinsey 7:30 Welcome and Purpose D’var Torah – Judy Powers 7:35 – Noten Yad/PACT Credential – Ina Checkman 7:38-7:48- Training: Thinking about action-New information . Teaming with EM Senior Transportation Issue outs/asks                                                                                         Officials/Who •  Private relationships •  Creating... Read more »

What does CBD mean to me?

by Tanya Lorien on December 1, 2012

Please take a moment to answer the question posed by the incoming president David Hoffman this past Shabbat from your own experience at Beth David: What does CBD mean to me?... Read more »

Annual Meeting 9-December-2012

by Lynn Crocker on November 24, 2012

Congregation Beth David Annual Meeting Sunday, December 9, 2012, 9:30 a.m. You are warmly invited—and strongly encouraged—to attend the Congregation Beth David (CBD) Annual Meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to:  1. Report on the affairs of the Congregation; 2. Elect Officers and Directors; 3. Approve a 5-year contract for Rabbi Philip Ohriner and an emeritus contract for Rabbi... Read more »

Annual Campaign 2012

by Tanya Lorien on October 12, 2012

The Annual Campaign funds we raise pay not only for core functions such as staff and facilities, but are essential to sustain programming, to support religious school education, and to enable Jews with limited income to become and remain members of Beth David. The Annual Fund is critical to our core mission. The Annual Campaign is vital for Beth David.... Read more »
Candidates for 2013 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 starting in February 2013. There are openings on the Board for both officers and directors-at-large. The Committee welcomes your suggestions for candidates who reflect the congregation’s diversity of skills, experiences,... Read more »

Board of Directors Vacancy 16-Feb-12

by Lynn Crocker on February 16, 2012

Board of  Directors Vacancy The Beth David officer position of Membership Vice-President is open due to an unexpected resignation. The Membership Vice-President is vital to Beth David with regard recruiting prospective members, welcoming new members, and promoting and recognizing volunteers. A Membership Committee of dedicated volunteers as well as a staff Membership Associate is available to help you with these... Read more »

Committee Reports 30-Nov-11

by Lynn Crocker on November 29, 2011

Committee Minutes, November, 2011 Adult Education Committee      Minutes     October 30, 2011  Steve Levin, Chair  Attendees:       Bob Baird, Harry Cornbleet, Deborah Estreicher, Paul Freudenthal, Ruth Kohan, Steven Levin (chairperson), Miriam Marr, Marty Sherman, Michael Sinensky  Discussion of last month’s event – Visiting Scholars Weekend on 9/24-25       a. Rabbi Amy Eilberg: compassion drash on 9/24       b. Dr. Louis Newman: Repentance: The Meaning... Read more »

Annual Meeting 18-Dec-11

by Lynn Crocker on November 17, 2011

Dear Fellow Congregant, You are warmly invited—and strongly encouraged—to attend the Congregation Beth David (CBD) Annual Meeting on Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary. The purpose of the meeting is to:   Report on the affairs of the Congregation Elect Officers and Directors Conduct other business that may arise between now and the meeting   Who Can Vote?... Read more »

Committee Reports 26-Oct-11

by Lynn Crocker on October 25, 2011

Finance Committee Minutes, October 3, 2011 September Flash Numbers: We continue to see dues falling behind our projections and pretty steady at around $ 61 K per month. The good news is that expenses are still running behind budget; but not by much. We showed a $10 K surplus through the first quarter. Other talking points. The RS income has... Read more »

Committee Reports 24-Aug-11

by Lynn Crocker on August 23, 2011

Committee Reports, August 2011 Archives Committee Meeting, July 21, 2011 Event set up form for our Oral History training submitted to the office. Please notice a date change for the Sunday event based on availability of the instructor. Shared title and description and will ask for RSVPs. Committee members requested to edit. Updated Release form submitted to committee members by... Read more »

Committee Reports 27-July-11

by Lynn Crocker on July 27, 2011

ARCHIVES COMMITTEE, July 18, 2011 Below is the Event set up form for our Oral History training which I have sent to the office. Please notice a date change for the Sunday event based on availability of the instructor. I am hoping all committee members can make both dates but if you are busy, I understand. Also below is the... Read more »

Committee Reports 17-May-11

by Lynn Crocker on June 16, 2011

Committee Reports: June, 2011 RS/HH Committee: Religious School Recap: Ha’Tikvah House residents joined the Pesach Mishpaha program Yom HaShoah Museum Yom HaZikaron/Yom Yerushalayim Observances Yom HaAtzmaut/Mother’s Day Zimriya followed by Shabbat Mishpaha and dinner Kita Zayin: JCC/Mikvah field trip; ADL speaker; Holocaust speaker (Bruce Bramlett); Morning minyan culmination Haftara readers induction during Youth Congregation Religious School Awards (including Mensch Award)... Read more »

Committee Reports 25-May-2011

by Lynn Crocker on May 24, 2011

Beth David Committee Reports, May, 2011 Ritual Committee Minutes – May 18, 2011  Attendance: Rabbi Pressman, Rabbi Ohriner, Barbara Biran, Charlie Klien, Dov Isaacs, Madelyn Issacs, Howard Fine (telephone) 1)     Mahzor Lev Shalem: As of 17 May 96 personal copies have been ordered, 53 donated copies, with $5,097 in donations toward purchasing copies. Deadline for ordering is 24 June. 2)    ... Read more »

Slate Submitted for Vote December 12, 2010

by Lynn Crocker on November 11, 2010

The Nominating Committee has nominated the following people for two-year terms, unless noted by an asterisk as a one-year term: Officers   President, Joanne Cornbleet Executive VP, David Hoffman VP Finance, Bert Clement VP Membership, Steve Labovitz VP Ritual, Howard Fine* Recording Secretary, Shelley Timmons   Directors   At Large,  Alex Baskind At Large , Michael Herman At Large, (Adult Ed) Steve Levin  ... Read more »