Person Type: Board

April 2022

Sheila Lambert

Sheila Lambert serves on Avodah’s Board of Directors. Sheila enjoyed a twenty year career at The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation with progressively responsible positions including Vice President of Human Resources and Senior Vice President & Publisher of Moody’s Investors Service. … Continue reading

8th Apr, 2022

Raquel Schuster

Raquel Schuster serves on Avodah’s Board of Directors. Raquel Schuster is a native of Colombia, and since 1985 a citizen of the United States. She received her BA from Rutgers University, an MA in Comparative Literature from Brandeis University, and … Continue reading

8th Apr, 2022

Rose Jagust

Rose Jagust serves on Avodah’s Board of Directors. Rose is Vice President, Donor Advised Programs, at the Jewish Federation of Chicago where she heads the Center for Jewish Philanthropy.  The Center serves thousands of Jewish individuals and families and holds … Continue reading

8th Apr, 2022

John Schochet

John Schochet serves on Avodah’s Board of Directors. John lives on Manhattan’s Upper West Side with his wife, stepson, and daughter. John works as deputy general counsel at the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, New York’s largest human … Continue reading

8th Apr, 2022

March 2021

Anthony Sacks

Anthony Sacks serves on the Board at Avodah.  He is a Family Physician in a very large multi-specialty medical group in San Diego. He has been in clinical practice for 39 years, served on the Board of Directors for his … Continue reading

30th Mar, 2021

May 2020

Elana Bildner

Elana Bildner serves on the Board for Avodah.  Elana is currently Staff Attorney at the ACLU Foundation of Connecticut, where she litigates a range of civil rights cases. Elana’s experience ranges from the corporate sector—as a litigation associate at two law … Continue reading

5th May, 2020

Absera Melaku

Absera Melaku serves on the Board and Chicago Advisory Council at Avodah.  She is a public health practitioner with a specialized focus in health equity and social justice, adolescent health and youth development, and community-based public health programming, implementation, and … Continue reading

5th May, 2020

Rabbi Lauren Holtzblatt

Rabbi Lauren Holtzblatt serves on the Board at Avodah. Ordained at the Jewish Theological Seminary, she is celebrated by the Forward as one of the 32 most inspiring rabbis in the country. Last year, she was named one of Jewish … Continue reading

5th May, 2020

March 2017

Ilana Zafran Walden

Ilana Walden serves on the Board and Chicago Advisory Council at Avodah.  Ilana Zafran Walden is a public sector and nonprofit executive leader with over 15 years of experience in developing and leading programs, initiatives, and strategies designed to alleviate poverty … Continue reading

14th Mar, 2017

September 2016

Daniel Price

Daniel C. Price serves as Vice Chair on Avodah’s Board. He is a venture capital and growth equity investor focused on financial services and fintech companies, including insurance and Insurtech. He is a Partner at Ambrosia Ventures. Previously, he founded … Continue reading

12th Sep, 2016
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