Leadership

Board of Directors

  • Len Bates – ARZA CANADA
  • Elliot Goldenberg Treasurer – ARZA CANADA
  • Miriam Pearlman – ARZA CANADA
  • Les Rothschild, President – ARZA CANADA
  • Lee Weisser – ARZA CANADA
  • Judith Wiley – ARZA CANADA
  • Sasha Gershon – CANADIAN FORUM OF RUSSIAN SPEAKING JEWRY
  • Yelena Gordon – CANADIAN FORUM OF RUSSIAN SPEAKING JEWRY
  • Alex Kivrisky – CANADIAN FORUM OF RUSSIAN SPEAKING JEWRY
  • Ben Peleg – CANADIAN FORUM OF RUSSIAN SPEAKING JEWRY
  • Marat Ressin – CANADIAN FORUM OF RUSSIAN SPEAKING JEWRY
  • Rabbi Seth Grauer – MIZRACHI CANADA
  • Jack Samuel – MIZRACHI CANADA
  • Jeff Shumacher – MIZRACHI CANADA
  • Joseph Salmon – MIZRACHI CANADA
  • Stan Greenspan – MERCAZ CANADA
  • Nola Lazar – MERCAZ CANADA
  • Charles Wrock – MERCAZ CANADA
  • David Berson, VP Western – AMEINU CANADA
  • Abba Lustgarten – MERETZ CANADA
  • Lauren Isaacs – HERUT CANADA
  • Arlazar Eliashiv, VP Eastern – INDEPENDENT MEMBER
  • Norman Stern, Past President – INDEPENDENT MEMBER 
  • Terry Dykopf – NA’AMAT CANADA (Non-Mandate Organization)
  • Elaine Genesove – EMUNAH CANADA (Non-Mandate Organization)
  • Mark S. Anshan – LEGAL COUNSEL 

     

    Lior Sagi

    Lior Sagi - North American Regional Director, Department of Irgoon and Israelis Abroad (WZO)

    Lior has 10 years of experience as an educator, most recently as the Director of Multimedia Department of the Kibbutzim College of Education in Tel Aviv. He holds an MA in Education and BFA in Film and Television. Lior is a recent transplant to Toronto from Tel Aviv, having spent his formative years in kibbutz Ein Gedi. Lior and his wife Anna are looking forward to exploring their new hometown, and beyond.

    li*****@gm***.com

     

    Lior Sagi

    Carrie Bettel Zak - Social Media Coordinator

    Carrie completed her B.A. in Jewish Studies at York University and her M.A. in Jewish Studies at the Rothberg International School at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. She is now pursuing a Ph.D. in Israeli art and film at York University. She is also pursuing an M.A. in Israel Education from the George Washington University in partnership with the iCenter. She is passionate about the fields of Jewish and Israel education.

    ca****@ca********.ca