Matan is proud to have a uniquely qualified team, bringing together professionals and lay leaders with diverse backgrounds in order to meet the needs of Jewish institutions, families and children. For Matan’s dedicated team members, creating Jewish opportunities for children with special needs is much more than a job.

Staff

Consultants

  • Elisheva Layman
  • Rabbi Ruti Regan

Current Matan Institute Mentors

  • Barbara Mann
  • Jennifer Gendel
  • Stephanie Slater
  • Rebecca Wanatick
  • Rachel Wood

Past Matan Institute Mentors

  • Miri Arie
  • Lynn Arons
  • Gena Boyle
  • Michelle Cades
  • Ellen Ferber
  • Lisa Friedman
  • Abra Goldemberg
  • Lisa Handelman
  • Orlee Krass
  • Mary Meyerson
  • Sandy Miller-Jacobs
  • Elana Naftalin-Kelman
  • Abby Uhrman
  • Ellen Weisberg

Recent Past Board Members (Incomplete List)

  • Liane Carter
  • Dina Karmazin Elkins
  • Jason Lieberman
  • Railey Landau
  • Rabbi William Plevan
  • Leslie Teicher