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 - Regional Director (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.

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    Lior Sagi

    Sarah Gervais - Social Media Coordinator

    Sarah is a recent graduate from Ryerson University’s Acting Conservatory, where she received a BFA and graduated Dean’s List. She has multiple years of experience organizing social media campaigns for various organizations, and most notably organized the media campaign, and transition to the digital format, for Ryerson’s 2020 New Voices Festival. She has a passion for building connections, and hopes to transmit this passion into her work with the CZF by expanding it’s digital presence.

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