Our Office and Professional Staff and Leadership

To keep our employees healthy, most are working from home with adjusted hours and limited access to files. Our phones and emails are up and running.

To reach Bob Kahan, our Office Manager, email him at office@betheljc.org or call him at the main temple line at 201.333.4229 ext. 0, (leave a message).

To Rabbi Moritt, email her at rabbimoritt@betheljc.org or 201.333.4229, ext. 1, (leave a message). While also caring for her own health and others’, Rabbi Moritt is available for virtual pastoral counseling during this challenging time and her other usual duties.

To reach Cantorial Soloist/Director of Education Marian Kleinman, email her at morahmarian@betheljc.org

To reach our President, Tom Rosensweet, email him at tom@betheljc.org or call him at 201.333.4229 ext. 2, (leave a message).


Temple Beth-El’s Officers and Trustees:

For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020

Temple Beth-El’s Officers:

  • Tom Rosensweet, President
  • Michael R. Noveck, Esq., Vice President Cemetery, Facilities, Kadimah, and Social Action
  • Nancy Sambul, Esq.,Vice President for Fundraising  and Membership
  • Karen Seemen Pinn, Esq., Vice President for Adult and Youth Education, and Religious Practices
  • Michael Shuchman, CPA (Ret.), Treasurer
  • Suzanne Goldstein Smith, Financial Secretary
  • Laraine E. Schwartz, Esq., Recording Secretary

Past Presidents

  • Irwin Rosen, Esq.
  • Kay Magilavy

Board of Trustees:

Beth Achenbach
Merrick Brodsky, Esq.
Aaron Brotman
Joel Caminer
Tess Channock-Shiau
Philip Gary
Jeff Goodman
Craig Linder
Chloe Lipman
Deborah Lipp
Peter Retzlaff
Shirley Roter
Solomon Rotstein, Esq.
Robin Rosenzweig Schkrutz
Ian Silver, Esq.
Loryn Sotsky
Jeffrey Tartikoff



Meeting Day:


Aaron Brotman

3rd Sunday 4 p.m.

Budget & Finance

Michael Shuchman



Larry Gutterman


Executive Committee

Tom Rosensweet

1st Tuesday, 7:30

Fundraising Events & Publicity

Nancy Sambul

Kadimah! Peter Retzlaff

Youth Education

Laura Katzive, Zach Metz

4th Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.


Joel Caminer



Tom Rosensweet

As needed

Religious Practices

Merrick Brodsky

3rd Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.

Social Action 

 Alain Mentha


Adult Education

Stephanie Chaiken



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