Our Trustees

At Central Synagogue

Ellen Cogut
Vice President

Ellen Cogut has been a member of Central Synagogue since 1994. She received her BA from George Washington University in 1969 and her MA from Temple University in 1971. From 1971 to 1988 Ellen practiced as a speech pathologist, working primarily with pre-school language impaired children in a variety of settings. From 1988 to 1990 she supervised graduate students in speech pathology at Brooklyn College. Ellen has served on the Boards of the Brooklyn Heights Association, the Brooklyn Heights Montessori School, the Graham-Windham Agency, and The Brooklyn Children’s Museum.  Since 2006, she has served as the co-chair of the Board of Community Roots Charter School, a K-5 school located in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

She resides in Brooklyn Heights with her husband, Casey.  They have two daughters, Pamela, age 31, and Rachel, age 20.


 


Our Trustees

Jeremy Fielding

President

Brad Bernstein

Vice President

Ellen Cogut

Vice President

Michael Gamzon

Vice President

Shonni Silverberg

Vice President

Jon May

Treasurer

Joe Sofer

Secretary

Barbara Brill

Trustee

Nancy Chemtob

Trustee

Lynn Finkel

Trustee

Scott Fishman

Trustee

Amy Glickman

Trustee

Alice Greenwald

Trustee

Bruce Gutkin

Trustee

Nino Magliocco

Trustee

Lori Moore

Trustee

Ellen Oppenheim

Trustee

Abigail Pogrebin

Trustee/ Honorary President

Beth Rustin

Trustee

Jill Seigerman

Trustee

Stephen Siegel

Trustee

Moses Silverman

Trustee

David Tanner

Trustee

Erica Tishman

Trustee, Z"L

David B. Edelson

Honorary President

Kenneth H. Heitner

Honorary President

Howard F. Sharfstein

Honorary President

Michael J. Weinberger

Honorary President

Alfred D. Youngwood

Honorary President