Nina Butler, WGF Alum (Class 8), on her new position at Legacy Heritage Fund Limited. 

Eric S. Kassoff, WHP Alum (Washington DC 03), on earning the AJC Washington 2017 Civic Achievement Award. 

Tziona Koenig-Yair, WIF Alum (Class 24),  on her appointment as the new Vice President of the Shalom Hartman Institute.

Ann Luban, WGF Alum (Class 4), on earning her degree as Doctor of Jewish Nonprofit Management (honoris causa) at HUC.  

Sarah Mulhern, WGF Alum (Class 26), on becoming the Manager of Lay and Rabbinic Education at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America.

Osnat Mandel, WIF Alum (Class 3), upon receiving the Gorni Prize, awarded by the Israel Association of Public Law. 

Elana Paru,
WGF Alum (Class 7), on joining the professional team at Temple Shaaray Tefila as Assistant Executive Director.

Nina Price, WGF Alum (Class 11), on her new position as Director of Jewish Education Initiatives at the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis.

Valerie Thaler, WGF Alum (Class 8), on her new position at Har Sinai Congregation. 


Alex Feldman, WHP Alum (New York RSJ 16), and family, on the birth of their daughter Maya Miriya Feldman. 

Dan Lange, WGF Alum (Class 24), on his engagement to Sara Hochrad.

Rafi Lehafi, WIF Alum (Class 2), on the birth of his new grandchild. 

Hava Leipzig Holzhauer
, WHP Alum (Boca Raton 07), and her husband, on the bar mitzvah of their son.

Alon Levavi, WSL Member (2015), and his wife Helen, on the birth of their 6th grandchild.

Phil Miller, WGF Alum (Class 2), on the marriage of his son, a WGF fellow, Tuvy Miller (Class 30), to wife Hannah Spellman. 

Larry Moses, Senior Philanthropic Advisor, President Emeritus of the Wexner Foundation, and his wife Susan, on the birth of their first grandchild, Samuel Felix Woda.

Justin Pines, WGF Alum (Class 26), and wife Tali, on the birth of their daughter Caroline Ethel. 

Marc Suvall, WHP Alum (New York 4), and wife Harriet Kaplan Suvall, on the birth of their grandson.

Harel Turkel
, WHP Alum (Baltimore 10), on the birth of his daughter Ella Julia Turkel.
Michael Zoosman, WGF Alum(Class 16), and wife Molly Winston, on the birth of their daughter Sunny. 


Emily Hyatt Cohen, WGF Alum (Class 25), for the death of her mother Sheila Hyatt.

If we are missing your “happening” in this list please share it with us by emailing Angie Atkins, and we will include in the next edition.