leadership

Executive Committee

President
Susan Rosenstein
Susan Rosenstein Executive Search Limited

First Vice-President
Scott Glickson
McGuire Woods LLP

President Emeritus
Jane Fischer*

Treasurer
Sherwin Brook
Brook Weiner LLC

Secretary
Julie S. Marder
American Medical Association

Senior Vice-President
Howard I. Bernstein*
The America - Israel M&A Link

Vice-Presidents
Mark Gaines
RSM

Marc Pershan
Bank Leumi USA

Gordon Schwartz
BDO

Dror Zetouni
Bank Leumi USA

Executive Committee Members at Large
E. Herbert Krug
CrossRoads Marketing Solutions

Fred Tannenbaum
Gould & Ratner LLP

Executive Director

Michael R. Schmitt

Directors

The Honorable Aviv Ezra
Consul General of Israel to the Midwest - ex-officio

Steven Dishler
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago - ex-officio

Theodore Banks
Scharf Banks Marmor LLC

Shlomo Danieli
Shlomo Danieli Inc.

Candice Dillon
Xylem, Inc.

Robert Feiger
JUF News
(Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago)

Leonard Ferber
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Sally Fernandez
Safety Dynamics, Inc. 

Jennifer Finger
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

Barak Gilor
Marketing Within Reach

Mark Harvey
Inter Ocean Advisors

Bernard Hasten
Israel Stake

Tal Izraeli
Levenfeld Pearlstein LLP

Gloria Lehr

Robert Mallin
Brinks Gilson & Lione

Arthur Pitz
St. Ambrose University & Black Hawk College

Susan Pitz
White Field Partners

Elissa Polan
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago

Joel Schwab
Hedge Fund Research, Inc. (HFR)

Aviv Shalgi
Dormigo

Deb Lust Zaluda
Puzzle Israel

Yaniv Zilberman
Gesher Capital

Advisory board

Ethan Bensinger
Bensinger Global Media

Lester Crown
Henry Crown and Company

Bruce A. Fox*
Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Ralph W. Gidwitz*
Capital Results (retired)

James J. Gillespie
Center for Healthcare Innovation

David N. Jonas
JVC Venture Management

Milton A. Levenfeld*
Levenfeld Pearlstein LLP

Sy Nagorsky

Maurice P. Raizes*
Cohon Raizes & Regal

Michael Rosen
Rosen Bioscience Strategies

Daniel Sabol*
Bank of America 

David Y. Schwartz*
The Schwartz Group

Dan Shure*
BeShure LLC

Kalman Wenig*
Premier Care Centers, LLC (retired)

 

*Past President