Ohio Jewish Communities

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Ohio Jewish Communities is a 501(c)(4) organization that 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.

President              Judith Brachman, Columbus

Vice President     Robert Friedman, Canton

Treasurer             John Youkilis, Cincinnati

Secretary              Martin Belsky, Akron

Larry Mack, Cleveland

Rick Carne, Dayton

Sue Ann Hochberg, Toledo

Andy Moyer, Youngstown


2019-2020 Board Members


Howie Beigelman, Executive Director        

Catherine Scheller, Legislative & Communications Assistant