Our Staff

Departments

 

Administration

admin@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5000
212-861-9092 (fax)
 

Early Childhood Learning Center

eclc@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5001
212-861-7539 (fax)
 

Religious School

religiousschool@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5002
646-417-7129 (fax)
 

Cemetery

dsomers@templeisraelnyc.org
914-478-1343
914-478-4457 (fax)

Staff Directory

 

Cantor Emeritus Robert P. Abelson

cabelson@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9484
 

Danica Alexander

Executive Assistant

dalexander@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9467
 

Cantor Irena Altshul

cantoraltshul@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9486
 

Natalia Arad

Executive Assistant to Rabbi Gelfand

narad@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9480
 

Rabbi Melissa Buyer-Witman

Director of Lifelong Learning

rabbibuyer@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5002

 

Elliot Czerwin

Operations Director

eczerwin@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9478
 

Daniella Denn

PJ Library Coordinator

ddenn@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9461
 

Eugenia Edwards

Development Director

eedwards@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9466
 

Andrew Fondiller

Director of Finance

afondiller@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9496
 

Rabbi David J. Gelfand


rabbistudy@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5003
 

Elaine Issaacson

Communications Coordinator

eisaacson@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9494
 

Kadia Kane

ECLC Department Coordinator

kkane@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5001
 

Susanna Kochan

Director of Member Engagement

skochan@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9490
 

Ivy Ly

Event Coordinator

ily@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9473
 

John Nelson

Operations Manager

jnelson@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9470
 

Howard Mishkin

Staff Accountant

hmishkin@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9495
 

Alissa Platcow

Development Associate

aplatcow@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9465

 

Nicholas Salierno

Assistant Executive Director

nsalierno@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9469
 

Lisa Samick

Director of Early Childhood & Family Engagement

lsamick@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5001
 

Laura Schultze

Youth Director

lschultze@templeisraelnyc.org
212-249-5002
 

Barry Shainker

Religious School Assistant Director

bshainker@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9476
 

Donovan Somers

Cemetery Superintendent

dsomers@templeisraelnyc.org
914-478-1343
 

Rabbi Jim Stoloff

rabbistoloff@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9485
 

Eugenia Tenzer

Bookkeeper

etenzer@templeisraelnyc.org
646-292-9491