The Adult Education Committee, together with the Rabbi, plans and executes educational programs geared for adult members. Examples of present /past programs are: Beginning Hebrew, Mitzvot of the Community, Judaism 101, and Jewish Mysticism.
Building & Grounds
Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of our Synagogue building and grounds; proposes annual budget; oversees janitorial services.
Chairs: Mark Klar
Sets general curriculum and policy for the Hebrew School and Religious School; works closely with the Education Director; proposes the education budget.
Click here for more information on our educational programs; Education page.
Chair: Tina Trent
Finance & Fund Raising
Recommends annual budget to the board; monitors collection of annual dues and pledges; monitors committee spending; plans and executes fund-raising activities to supplement income.
Chair: Art Shechet
Maintains and operates the two kosher kitchens in the synagogue. Responsibilities could include preparation of Saturday morning Kiddush luncheons and/or coordination of community seder to be held on the second night of Pesah at the Synagogue.
Chair: Gayle Bourne
Maintains our books, documents, and memorabilia.
Keeps in touch with Jewish families in the community not affiliated with any congregation, especially new families, with the view of inviting them to become members; plans a new/prospective member social; helps new members become integrated in OZS life. Membership page.
Chairs: Kathy Grossman
Working closely with the Rabbi, plans and coordinates all religious services throughout the year; formulates rules and regulations for all religious services OZS offers (i.e. Bar/Bat Mitzvas, Weddings, etc.).
Chair: Jon Glixon
Works independently and in coordination with God’s Pantry and other charitable organizations to provide assistance to the community. Link to Programs.
Chair: Dominique Olbert & Jennifer Gripshover
Youth Group Advisor is Heidi Simons