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Please consider a gift to this year’s Annual Friends Campaign through our secure online donation page so that we can continue teaching the powerful lessons of the Holocaust.


Holocaust Center Leadership:


Lori Guttman

Barbara Shapira


Dr. Barbara Burstin

Dr. Tim Crain

Marc Friedberg

Paul Guggenheimer

Dr. Roy “Jake” Jacobson

Debra Levenson

Dr. Melissa Marks

Dr. Manuel Reich

Paula Sittsamer Riemer

Harry Schneider

Benjamin Simon

Paula Spiro

David Sufrin

Hal Waldman

Roberta Weissburg

Katie Whitlatch

Dr. Yolanda Avram Willis


Lauren Bairnsfather, PhD, Director

Shannon Phillips-Shyrock, Assistant Director
Zachary (Zach) Zafris, Development Manager
Matthew (Matt) Hamilton, Education Manager

Christina Sahovey, Operations and Outreach Coordinator
Marcel Walker, Chutz-Pow! Coordinator

Stella Thielmann, ARSP Fellow


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