Meet Our Trustees

Over 380 women are Trustees of the Jewish Women's Foundation, including 50 multigenerational families. Get to know a few of the forward-thinking women who sit at our philanthropic table!

Our Leadership

2021-2022 Steering Committee

JWF's Steering Committee members set the strategic agenda for the Foundation and evaluate the effectiveness of our grantmaking process.


Shari Slavin

JWF Chair

Sheri Hokin

Immediate Past Chair

Stephanie Smerling

Grants Chair

Annette Lidawer

Immediate Past Grants Chair

Laurie Baskin

Leadership & Resource Development Chair

Randi Gurian

Evaluation Chair

Alona Anspach

JUF Investment Advisory Council Representative

Stephanie Victor

Advocacy & Outreach Chair

Andi Srulovitz

Program Chair

Nancy Krent

Economic Security & Legal Reform for Women & Girls Chair

Jackie Casey

Education & Leadership Development for Women & Girls Chair

Naomi Senser

Health & Well Being for Women & Girls Chair

Esther Sussman

Innovation Chair

Adrienne Kriezelman

Multigenerational Representative

Teri Barnett

Chair Appointee

Katie Berger

At-Large Member

Avril Klaff

At-Large Member

Tracy Madansky

At-Large Member

Bonnie Marcus

At-Large Member

Lynne Reich

At-Large Member

Lynne Sered

At-Large Member

Trustee Highlights

To demonstrate the value of each unique voice and perspective within our diverse organization, it is our pleasure to share articles highlighting some of our Trustees.

Marianne and Stuart Taussig

Marianne Taussig

A Lifetime of Service: Meet JWF Trustee Marianne Taussig

Read about Marianne

Marilyn Cohen

Marilyn Cohen

For Founding JWF Multigenerational Trustee Marilyn Cohen, It's About Giving Back

Read about Marilyn