Americans for Ben-Gurion University’s board of directors is committed to fulfilling David Ben-Gurion’s vision for the Negev and the future of Israel.

President
Gary DeBode, NY

Chief Executive Officer
Doug Seserman

Immediate Past President
Toni Young, NY

Vice Presidents
Jacob Dayan, CA
Ellen S. Marcus, TX
Joanne Moore, DC
Joel Reinstein, FL

Treasurer

Andrea Goren, NY

Secretary
Donna Weiss Lam, CA

Directors
Zvi Alon, CA
Terri Alpert, CT
Nina Appel, IL
Joshua Arnow, NY
Cindy Ingerman Balick, PA
Ken Bloom, CT
David Breslauer, TX
James Breslauer, CA
Sylvia Brodsky, PA
Riva Collins, TX
Robert Colton, FL
Neil Davidowitz, NY
Marci Dollinger, CA
Lisa Field, CA
Steven Finkelman, TX
Esther Foer, DC
Deborah Fox, MD
Russell Frank, NV
Richard Freedman, NY
Dodi Fromson, CA
Lis Gaines, NY
Stanley Ginsburg, PA
Max Gitter, NY
Lloyd Goldman, NY
Craig Granowitz, NJ
Elizabeth Grzebinski, TX
Jane Gural-Senders, NY
Marvin Israelow, NY
Connie Katz, PA
Barry Kayne, DE
Tara Kelleher, NY
Carol Kimmel, NY
Douglas Krupp, MA
Jeff Kupfer, MD
Jan Abby Liff, TN
Jill Max, MD
Alan Newman, FL
Jeff Polak, CA
Hunter Reisner, NY
Bathsheva Rifkin, CT
Steve Rogers, NJ
Joseph Rose, NY
Carol Rothschild, DE
Carol D. Saal, CA
Sherrie R. Savett, PA
Max Schechner, MA
Peter Schechter, DC
Lisa Scheller, PA
Joel Shalowitz, MD
Jessica Sillins, NY
Craig Simon, IL
Ernest Simon, IL
Danna Slusky, CA
Kathleen Spitzer, WA
Robin Toubin Stein, TX
Ilana Subar, MD
Amy Toltz-Miller, CO
Harel Turkel, MD
Jeff Ullman, CA
Ariela Wagner, FL
Ira Wagner, MD
David Wagonfeld, CA
Lewis Winarsky, MD
Michael Zeiger, NY
Roy J. Zuckerberg, NYHonorary Member
Ruth K. Westheimer, NY

Past Presidents
Zvi Alon, CA
Robert H. Arnow, NY*
Isaac L. Auerbach, PA*
Aron Chilewich, NY*
Harry T. Dozor, PA*
Arnold Forster, NY*
Lis Gaines, NY
Lloyd Goldman, NY
Alexander M. Goren, NY*
Harold L. Oshry, FL*
Carol D. Saal, CA
Michael W. Sonnenfeldt, NY
Jack J. Spitzer, WA*
Kenneth L. Tucker, IL*
Jules I. Whitman, PA*
*Deceased