JCRC Celebrates: 10 Years of Jeremy Burton


Join JCRC on September 30, 2021 for a virtual JCRC Celebrates Gala to honor Jeremy Burton on his ten year anniversary as Executive Director. Please email Director of Development Erica Daniels-Strater for more information, and click here for sponsorship information. 


Honoring Jeremy Burton,
JCRC Executive Director

Jeremy came to the Jewish community from a career in political strategy and public communications, having worked for New York Mayor David N. Dinkins, Manhattan Borough President Ruth Messinger, the 1996 Clinton/Gore Re-Election Campaign, and the New York State Assembly & Attorney General, among others. Previously he was the Senior Vice President of Programs at the Jewish Funds for Justice, and Vice President of Programs at the Jewish Funders Network. Jeremy also served as a board member of Keshet, working for the full inclusion of LGBTQ Jews in Jewish life. Jeremy writes and speaks widely about challenges and opportunities facing the Jewish community. He has been published in the Boston Globe, Times of Israel, New York Jewish Week, the Jewish Forward, and the Washington Post: On Faith. The Jewish Telegraphic Agency included him in their “Twitter 100” list of the most influential Jewish voices on Twitter. You can follow him @BurtonJM.

JCRC Celebrates
Host Committee
(in formation)
Bill Gabovitch**, Co-Chair
Nancy Viner, Co-Chair

Stacey G. Bloom*⁺
Amy Caplan & Geoffrey Lewis**
Karyn Cohen & Michael Leviton Cohen
Tamar Davis & Allan Galper
Lauren & Bill Gabovitch**⁺
Caroline Gammill & Nathan Rothstein*
Nicole* & Joshua Gann
Jill Goldenberg** & Sidney Kriger
Nanette & Jose Fridman

Valerie & Mark Friedman⁺
Catharyn & Mike Gildesgame
Beth & Scott Gilefsky*⁺ 

Amanda & Campe Goodman
Molly & Jeff Goodman
Lesley & Ben Inker

Samantha Joseph*⁺
Barbara & Frank Litwin*⁺
Stuart S. Kurlander & David L. Martin
Marcia & Alan Leifer
Ilissa & Lon Povich*

Sari Anne Rapkin
Dan Romanow & Andrew Zelermyer*
Nancy & Phil Rosenblatt

Shell & Stuart Rossman**
Susan Shevitz & Lawrence Bailis
Jennifer & Seth Stier
Hope & Adam Suttin**⁺
Nancy Viner⁺
Lisa & Neil Wallack
Kathy Weinman*⁺ & Cam Kerry

Jennifer & Amiel Weinstock*

*JCRC Board Member, ** JCRC Past President, ⁺ Celebrates Program Committee Member

JCRC Celebrates Co-Chairs

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Bill Gabovitch, Co-Chair
Past President, JCRC


Nancy Viner, Co-Chair
Board Member, Combined Jewish Philanthropies