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

Cindy Mannes, Human Resources & Executive Assistant to the CEO, 214-615-5249
Lois Perry, Staff Accountant, 214-615-5245
Gary Wolff, Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, 214-615-5223



Donna Ostrower, Chief Development Officer, 214-615-5220

Carly Bierman, ManagerCampaign Projects, 214-615-5257

Alethea Leonard, Campaign Assistant, 214-615-5262

Kim Coner, Executive Assistant, 214-615-5237

Mia GoetzManager, YAD, 214-615-5272

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

Kelly Harris, Manager, Campaign Affinities, 214-615-5224

Michelle LegrandeCampaign Assistant, 214-615-5227

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

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


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 Golman Director, Global and Local Impact and Allocations​, 214-615-5275
Peta Silansky, Israel & Oversees Education and Engagement, 214-615-5250
Davis Dryden, Administrative Assistant, 214-615-5273


Marketing & Communications

Jamie MooreDirector, Marketing & Communications, 214-615-5228
Julie Punjak
Marketing Manager, 214-615-5238

Elaine Gantz Wright, Marketing Manager
Davis DrydenAdministrative Assistant, 214-615-5273


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
Shirley RovinskyContact, Rabbinic Association of Greater Dallas, 214-615-5263