Congregation Emanu-El’s leaders are devoted to our temple community and active in the life of our congregation. The leadership team consists of our Board of Directions; clergy; Executive Director; and Directors of Membership Services, Youth Education, Early Childhood Education, Development, Finance, and Operations.

Board of Directors

The Congregation's Board of Directors is responsible for governance of the congregation and guidance of our long-term strategic planning. They work closely with staff and lay leaders to set the direction, policies, and procedures of the Temple. The Board consists of 15 – 19 members elected from the congregation’s membership, who may each serve up to two successive three-year terms. At the request of the Board of Directors, the membership may re-elect an officer of the Board to a third consecutive term.

Membership Services

Membership Services staff are the main liaison between members and the Congregation. The department oversees small group experiences such as Havdalah in the Neighborhood, Small Groups,  Boomers+,  the Emanu-Electives, the Young Adult programs, and the Congregation’s Social Justice work. For more information on Congregation Emanu-El programs for members and friends, please be in touch with Member Programs.

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