Gary is the newest member of the synagogue staff, having joined the CBJ team during the summer of 2015 from Stamford, CT. During his professional career, Gary has sat on both sides of the board room table. For ten years he led the fundraising efforts of two Connecticut Jewish Federations: Stamford and New Haven. He also held leadership roles at Temple Beth El in Stamford, including treasurer for four years and two years as chair of the Religious School Committee. In addition, Gary had an 11-year career on Wall Street and prior to that ran Roundtable PAC, a pro-Israel political action committee.
At Congregation Beth Jacob, Gary is responsible for all aspects of the synagogue’s operations and development, including membership management, finance, communications, and administrative support.