Board and Committees
From left: Roberta Sullivan, Rose Ellis, Sue Hogan (treasurer), Allen Kushnet, Lisa Howard, Laura Thompson, Paulette Wein, Ron Turbin, Chris Kelly (1st VP),Chaim Bronstein, Darlene Radin, Steven Green (2nd VP), Liz Miller (president), Alice Cande, David Pomerantz.

CBI depends on the volunteer work of our members! 
Our current committees and groups include:

 Adult Education (Book Group, Library and Summer Film Series),
     chaired by Chaim Bronstein

   Building Committee, chaired by David Pomerantz 

   Cemetery Committee, chaired by Jane Miller

   Education, chaired by Rose Ellis, Education Director - Rabbi Jarah Greenfield

   Financial and Abatement, chaired by Susan Hogan

   Female Chevra Kadisha, chaired by Darlene Radin

   Male Chevra Kadisha, chaired by Len Radin

   Membership and Public Relations, co-chaired by Alice Cande and Robin Brickman

   Religious Practices, chaired by Rabbi Rachel Barenblat

   Speakers, chaired by Suzanne Graver

   Spiritual Life, chaired by Steven Green

   Tikkun Olam, Chaired by Wendy Penner  

   The Shamashim (Shabbat service hosts), coordinated by Jack Hockridge

  Take and Eat (Once a month meals on wheels program), led by Ed Oshinsky and Amy Filson

  Jewish Federation of the Berkshires’ CBI Board Member, Jane Miller and Pattie Lipman

  Webmaster and PhotographerLen Radin (1600 CBI photos are here.)

  NewsletterOliver Jones - Editor, Elizabeth Miller - contact

  Office AdministratorJack Hockridge  

  Chesed Committee (caring) Led by Jane Shiyah

If you have suggestions, comments, or questions, or if you want to join one of these committees you can reach out to the committee chairs via phone or email (if you have a CBI roster) or you can contact our office at and Jack will direct your comment to the appropriate committee chair.