Professional Team

To contact one of our team members, click on their name.

Mariam Shpeen FeistPresident & CEO, 214-615-5226

Finance & Administration
Odessa Beverly-Johnson, Controller, 214-615-5246
Gordana Derek, Senior Accountant, 214-615-5235
Debbie Garza, Manager, Accounting, 214-615-5216

Nachole Jackson, Receptionist, 214-615-5217
Cindy Mannes, Human Resources & Executive Assistant to the CEO, 214-615-5249
Lois Perry, Staff Accountant, 214-615-5245
Gary Wolff, Chief Operations Officer, 214-615-5223



Carly Bierman, ManagerCampaign Projects, 214-615-5257
Peggy Carney, Campaign Assistant, 214-615-5262

Kim ConerExecutive Assistant to the CDO, 214-615-5237

Mia GoetzManager, YAD, 214-615-5272

Julie Judson Director, Women’s Philanthropy 214-615-5259

Michelle LegrandeCampaign Assistant, 214-615-5227

Janine Zaltsman Reutter, Senior Philanthropy Officer, 214-615-5222

Lance Yeaman, Director, Campaign, 214-615-5225



Outreach & Engagement

Peta Silansky, Community Outreach & Engagement, 214-615-5250


Donor Services & IT​
Ellen Bock, Coordinator, Collections & Database, 214-615-5266

Vincent Gammieri, Director, 214-615-5247
Kalee Eason, Coordinator, Database, 214-615-5242
Lesley Kahn, Manager, Donor Services, 214-615-5215

Israel & Overseas

Noa Epstein-FriedmanDirector, Dallas Partnership in the Western Galilee

Sarah GolmanDirector, Global and Local Impact and Allocations​, 214-615-5275


Marketing & Communications
Hillary BurlbawDirector, Marketing & Communications, 214-615-5238
Jamie Moore, Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications, 214-615-5228
Amy Principe, Marketing & Digital Manager, 214-615-5247


Community Security Initiative
Bill Humphrey, Director, Community Security, 214-615-5221

Center for Jewish Education (CJE)
Melissa Bernstein, Director, Institutional & Professional Engagement, 214-239-7134
Linda Blasnik, Librarian, 214-239-7133
Alyse EisenbergEarly Childhood Specialist & PJ Library Manager, 214-239-7193
Mollye Fleschman, Librarian, 214-239-7133
Rabbi Mordechai Harris, Executive Director, 214-239-7130
Karen Schlosberg, Coordinator, Projects & Administration, 214-239-7131


Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC)
Anita Zusman EddyExecutive Director, 214-615-5292
Michelle Golan, Manager, Community Outreach & Public Affairs, 214-615-5229
Elina Minkoff, Project Coordinator, 214-615-5233
Shirley RovinskyContact, Rabbinic Association of Greater Dallas, 214-615-5263