Eight Communities, One Voice

Howie Beigelman, Executive Director howieb@ohiojc.org

Catherine Scheller, Legislative & Communications Assistant cscheller@ohiojc.org


Ohio Jewish Communities represents Ohio's Jewish federations, their partner agencies and congregations for the purpose of enhancing the Jewish community's ability to serve vital human needs. To achieve this goal, Ohio Jewish Communities secures funds, educates and maintains relationships with government officials, and encourages sound public policy.

Download: 2017 Policy Agenda.pdf


Howie Beigelman

Executive Director


Catherine Scheller

Legislative & Communications Assistant


2018-2019 Board

President, Judith Brachman, Columbus

Vice President, Robert Friedman, Canton

Treasurer, John Youkilis, Cincinnati

Secretary, Martin Belsky, Akron

Larry Mack, Cleveland

John Youkilis, Cincinnati

Rick Carne, Dayton

Sue Ann Hochberg, Toledo

Andy Moyer, Youngstown.