Board of Directors

Artistic Director
Hazzan Dr. Ramón Tasat

Vice President
Dr. Norma Brooks
Hazzan Natasha J. Hirschhorn

Treasurer
David Smith

Secretary
Laura Mandeles

Board Members                                                                  Advisory Board

Cantor Gastón Bogomolni
Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus*
North Miami Beach, FL*

Cantor Luis Cattan
The Conservative Synagogue*
Westport, CT

Dr. Everett Fox
Professor of Judaic and Biblical Studies
Clark University*

Worcester, MA

Fran Levin
Choral singer, educator
Potomac, MD

Dr. Alan Mason
Associate Professor of Music, Barry University
Director of Music, Temple Israel
Miami, FL

Roanne Pitluk
Silver Spring, MD

Lisa Sheldone
Alexandria, VA


*organizations listed for identification purposes only.

Dr. Cynthia Arnson
Director, Latin America Program
Wilson Center, Washington, DC

Rabbi Marcelo R. Bronstein
Rabbi, Congregation B’nai Jeshurun,
New York, NY

Dr. Patrick Gardner
Director of Choral Activities,
Conductor of Rutgers Concert Choice,
the University Choir and Rutgers
University Glee Club
Rutgers University, NJ
Conductor,
Riverside Choral Society New York, NY

Stephen Glass
Conductor, composer, arranger, Director of Music,
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim,
Westmount, Quebec, Canada

Eleanor Shapiro
Director,
Annual Berkeley Richmond Jewish Community Center Music Festival,
Berkeley, CA


Music Review Committee

Hazzan Dr. Ramón Tasat

Hazzan Natasha J. Hirschhorn

Dr. Norma Brooks

Executive Director

Sarah Hyams
Washington, DC

Shalshelet is entirely volunteer-led by its dedicated board of directors, a distinguished advisory board and other supporters lending their time and professional expertise to this innovative project.