Board of Directors

Under the requirements of our incorporation papers and bylaws, adopted January 29, 2014, JGS Toronto is required to have at least three Directors and no more than 15.

The Directors are elected at the Annual Meeting of the Society, usually held in conjunction with our April program. At the first Board meeting after the AGM, the Board designates 4 officers, President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer. The Board also assigns specific responsibilities to the other elected Directors, and also appoints other coordinators, as noted below.  2020-2021 Board of Directors
Board Members 

Mel Fishman President * [email protected]
Judy Kasman Past President * [email protected]
Marla Waltman VP Committees & Projects [email protected]
Sue Diamond-Gardner Secretary * [email protected]
Norine Goodman Treasurer * [email protected]
Henry Wellisch President Emeritus [email protected]
Howard Goldstein Cemetery [email protected]
Henry Blumberg Liaison to IAJGS & JewishGen [email protected]
Jerry Scherer  VP Communications External [email protected]
Elaine Cheskes Library [email protected]
Neil Richler VP Membership [email protected]
Les Kelman  VP Programming [email protected]
Ruth Chernia VP Member Services [email protected]

Note: * Members of the Executive Committee