Our Staff

At Central Synagogue

Beth Clausen
Human Resources Director
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(212) 838-5122 Ext. 2014

Beth Clausen joined Central Synagogue’s staff as the Human Resources Manager in December, 2010. 

She previously worked as the Director of Program Operations for AFS-USA, Intercultural Programs in New York City where she led the planning and execution of all exchange program operations for young students who studied in the U.S. and abroad with AFS in more than 40 countries.  Earlier in her career, she served as the Director of Staffing and Recruitment and the Assistant Director of Human Resources for a non-profit, international, educational organization based out of Broomfield, Colorado.  She traveled globally to market and recruit interested candidates and aligned resources to support staffing needs as well as assisted in employee relations, issue resolution and career development.

Beth believes it is necessary that Human Resources provides services in support of the Central Synagogue vision by promoting the concept that our employees are a valuable resource and will be treated as such.  

Beth lives in Pelham, N.Y. with her husband and is the proud parent of two young sons.