Covid-19 Update, as of March 9, 2022.

Masks are now optional for services and events in the Sanctuary Building, but are still required in the Education Building (Office, Preschool, Religious School). Please visit the COVID-19 Resources page for the latest COVID guidelines for Temple Emanuel.

Questions, please contact our office at 336-722-6640 or by email.

Who We Are

Staff

DSC_3376_HEADSHOTMark Cohn
Rabbi
About Rabbi Mark
rabbi@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 101

Jeff Morgan's PortraitJeff Morgan
Executive Director
jmorgan@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 114

Becky DePalma's portraitBecky DePalma
Religious School Director
educationdirector@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 102

Colleen Lerner
Director of Preschool
preschool@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 109

Cynthia Silber
Receptionist
office@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 100

Ben Breakstone
Engagement & Media Coordinator
engagement@templeemanuelws.com
(336) 722-6640 ext. 106

 

 


Board Members

Hilary Kosloske
President

Bill Reingold
Executive Vice President/ VP Administration 

Ken Otterbourg
VP House 

Steve Zucker
VP Finance 

David Clayman
Assistant VP Finance 

Lynn Segal
VP Fundraising

Lori Baydush
VP Membership

Jennifer Rosen
VP Education / Ritual

Gail Cohen
Secretary

Vivian Smith
Immediate Past President

Alice Adler
Governor (year 1 of 2)

Mindy Bloom
Governor (year 1 of 2)

Conrad Emmerich
Governor (year 1 of 2)

Amy Lamy
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Dara Silver
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Judy Breakstone
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Wendy Brenner
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Jamie Maier
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Karen Pranikoff
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Kay Schneider
Governor (year 2 of 2)

Debbie Jones
Sisterhood President

Lindsey Lobree
Brotherhood President

Mike Brenner
Endowment Committee


Committee Chairs

Deb Britton
Beautification

Lindsey Lobree
Brotherhood

Colleen Lerner
Caring

Mike Brenner
Endowment

Steve Zucker
Finance

Lynn Segal
Fundraising

Ken Otterbourg
House / Building

Lois Miller
Library

Mike Backfield
Lifelong Learning

Herb Spindel
Mavens / Sr. Programming

Lori Baydush
Membership

Vivian Smith
Nominating

Kate Irwin-Smiler
Religious School

Rona Klein
Ritual

Debbie Jones
Sisterhood

Jean Fromson
Social Action