leadership

Executive Committee

President
Jane Fischer
Serenium Inc.

First Vice-President
Susan Rosenstein
Susan Rosenstein Executive Search Limited

President Emeritus
Daniel Sabol*
Bank of America 

Treasurer (Acting)
Stephen Levin
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

Secretary
Julie S. Marder

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

Vice-Presidents
Mark Gaines
RSM

Stephen Levin
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

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

The Honorable Guy Cohen
Consul for Economic Affairs
Government of Israel Economic Mission to the Midwest - ex-officio

Theodore Banks
Scharf Banks Marmor LLC

Shlomo Danieli
Shlomo Danieli Inc.

Candice Dillon
Milwaukee Tool

Robert Feiger
JUF News
(Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago)

Leonard Ferber
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Jennifer Finger
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

Barak Gilor
Hadar Investments

Scott Glickson
McGuire Woods LLP

Mark Harvey
Inter Ocean Advisors

Tal Izraeli
Levenfeld Pearlstein LLP

Sandra Kafka
T-Systems

Martin Kanter
Schechter Dokken Kanter

Beth Kopin
Kopin Interiors

Rick Kruger
Hadassah

Susan Kurland

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

Aviv Shalgi
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Deb Lust Zaluda
Puzzle Israel

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

David Y. Schwartz*
The Schwartz Group

Lawrence A. Sherman*
Puritan Finance Corporation

Dan Shure*
BeShure LLC

Kalman Wenig*
Premier Care Centers, LLC (retired)

 

*Past President