Our Leadership

Sinai is fortunate to have many members who have stepped forward into positions of leadership. Executive Committee members and Board members set policy for the Temple, make personnel decisions, and, in general, work to strengthen Sinai internally and as a part of the Chicago community.

Executive Committee

Susan Lucas – President
Adrienne Rainey – Vice President
Neal Kulick – Vice President
Midge Perlman-Shafton – Vice President
Ted Naron – Vice President
Sarah Samuels Taylor – Secretary
Alan Tinsmon – Treasurer
Bruce Miller – Immediate Past President

Life Trustee

Kate T. Kestnbaum

Past Presidents

Donna Barrows
Peter B. Bensinger, Jr.
Henry Freund

Alec Harris
Stanley Jarrow
Michael Mannis
Bruce Miller 
Victoria Woolner Samuels
Mark Segal
Bruce Stern
Errol Stone
Howard Sulkin
Jack D Tovin

Board of Trustees

Elaine Abramson
Philip Auerbach
Donna Barrows
Peter B Bensinger, Jr.
Marc Berman
Beryl Byman
Liz Darke
Jessica Diamond
Rachel Dvorken
Henry Freund




David Garfield
David Ginsburg
Josh Mangoubi
Michael Mannis
Alec Harris
Norman Hirsch
Stanley Jarrow
Ashley Jonas
Kate T. Kestnbaum
Susan Leis


Ben Meisner
Steven Meyers
Bruce Miller
Lauren Niimi-Mitzenmacher
Grant Peters
Jill Peters
Karen Purze
Victoria Woolner Samuels
Larry Schor




Mark Segal
Bruce Simons
Bruce Stern
Errol Stone
Howard Tanzman
Alison Tothy
Jack Tovin
Jeremy Wolf
Barrie Yacher
Jason Tothy, Youth Representative

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