Leadership and Staff

Federation Board of Directors

The Federation is blessed in those who serve as lay leaders, lending their passion and expertise to benefit not only our organization, but also our community.


Mark Feldman and David Weiner, Board Chairs
Barry Markson, Governance Chair & Secretary
Jonathan Hoffer, Vice Chair
Joel Kramer, Vice Chair
Julee Landau Shahon, Vice Chair
Don Schon, MD, Vice Chair


Jonny Basha
Howard Cabot
Ben Ellis
George Goffman
Adam Goodman
Danielle Breslow Gross
Anita Gutkin
Irwin Kanefsky
Sally Oscherwitz
Cyndi Rosenthal
Dean Scheinert
Esther Schon
Jami Schulman
David Schuman
Steven Schwarz
Rudy Troisi
Alan Zeichick
Beth Jo Zeitzer


At their request, some members are not listed.

Federation Leadership

Mark Feldman & David Weiner, Board Chairs

Julee Landau Shahon & Rudy Troisi, 2017 Campaign Chairs

Don Schon, MD, Major Gifts Chair

Ed Ober, Dean Scheinert, and Carole & Alan Zeichick, Major Gifts Vice Chairs

Esther Schon, Women’s Philanthropy Chair

Gail Ober, Women’s Philanthropy Campaign Chair

Marty Haberer, Executive Director

Women's Philanthropy Leadership

Esther Schon, Board Chair

Gail Ober, Campaign Chair

Sally Oscherwitz, Vice Chair, Community

Dr. Linda Benaderet, Vice Chair, Education

DeeDee Vecchione, Vice Chair, Outreach

Donna Troisi, Secretary

Shari Kanefsky & Julee Landau Shahon, Board Advisors

Robin Loeb, Director, Women’s Philanthropy & Donor Relations

Business & Professionals Leadership

Adam Goodman, Chair

Eliot Kaplan, Immediate Past Chair

NowGen Leadership

Rachel Hoffer, Board Chair

Lily Behboodi, Vice Chair

Federation Staff

Marty Haberer, Executive Director

Robin Loeb, Chief Operating Officer

Joan Hosey, Chief Administrative Officer

Amanda Garcia, Special Events Manager

Kelly Harris, Senior Development Associate – NowGen

Cherie Veatch, Development Coordinator

Jenn Gale, Development Associate