WOMEN'S PHILANTHROPY COMMITTEE

LEADING COMMUNITY •  INSPIRING CHANGE

We are change-makers and community-shapers. We educate, empower, and engage all women of all generations to strengthen and serve our community. 

WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPY LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE

This coordinating body is comprised of volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to provide meaningful opportunities for Austin’s Jewish women.

Chair
Phil Loewy

Incoming Chair
Robin Davis

Advisory Counsel
Pam Frager
Jennifer Greenblum
Lauren Halpern
Jennifer Failla Hoffman
Amy Kline
Val Newberg
Debbie Rudy
Randi Shade
Toby Shor
Margo Smith
Lecia Sud
Julie Waltzer (Past Chair)

Ex-Officio
Courtney Manuel
Abby Rapoport

Lion of Judah Co-Chairs
Marianne Rochelle
Robyn Sperling

Pomegranate Society Co-Chairs
Amy Antonacci
Amanda Poses

Leadership Development Chair
Margo Smith

Communications Co-Chairs
Robin Davis
Jill Graham

Volunteer Engagement
Co-Chairs

Samantha Friedman
Yael Glazer

Social Engagement Co-Chairs
Katie Dochen
Lynne Stein

Legacy Giving Chair
Jennifer Failla Hoffman

Lion of Judah Stewardship Committee
Karen Kogut
Heilla Lain
Nora Lieberman
Stephanie Miller
Suzanne Newberg
Patti Sokol

Pomegranate Society Stewardship Committee
Karen Kanarek
Cara Kelly
Ashley King
Eileen Ladd
Carlye Levine
Frances Meltzer
Lindsay Neuren
Carli Price

Stephanie Puente

Jewish Family Service Hanukkah Wrap Project Co-Chairs
Heather Krol
Marissa Sternberg

Adult 60+ Hanukkah Luncheon Chair
Laura Corman

Adult 60+ Rosh Hashanah Luncheon Chair
Mae Levitan

Adult 60+ Passover Luncheon Chair
Leora Yardenay

Book Lovers Luncheon
Co-Chairs

Katie Dochen
Dana Shapiro Spaeth

Ladies Night Out Co-Chairs
Amanda Marks
Lynne Stein

Mingle & Mimosas Chair
Stephanie Saur

Wine Down Chair
Elise Su

FEATURED MEMBER 

Get to know our members as they share their personality, passion and purpose for ensuring a thriving Jewish future. Each month, Women’s Philanthropy highlights a member making a difference in our local and global Jewish community.

Arielle Levy

Arielle Levy

Women's Philanthropy and Volunteer Director

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