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Board of Management - Portfolios

Board Members
 
Chairman: Moshe Shatzkes
Office Liason: Ari Goldberg
• Finance: Benjy Epstein
Communications: Ed Howard
Youth: Elliot Benjamin
Minyanim: Geoffrey Hollander
Logistic: Jonathan Marriott
Education: Julie Cohn
Membership: Neil Ferber
Facilities: Simon Bolsom
• Community Relations: Shmueli Lansberg
• Fundraising: TBC
• Events: TBC
 
Board Portfolios
The Chairman reports to the Ner Yisrael Trustees, and is accountable to provide strategic leadership and overall day-to-day operation of all aspects of the shul in partnership with the Rabbinic team, Board of Management and Trustees. The Chairman also oversees the direction and day-to-day running of the Executive Board.
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Each of the Board members hold their own portfolios and report to the Ner Yisrael Chairman. The purpose of each of the portfolios are:
 
Chesed Portfolio:
• To provide a framework for empowering and encouraging increased chesed activity in the community
• To provide opportunities for Ner members to make a meaningful contribution to hospitality, helping those in times of difficulty, and encourage participation of young people in chesed activities.
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Communications Portfolio:
• To take the lead on managing a range of all communication channels for the Ner Yisrael community (including: online, digital, social media, and offline)
• To develop an integrated approach to communication and engagement activities, focussing on existing Ner Yisrael members, friends, alumni, and the wider local Jewish community
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Education Portfolio:
• To plan and coordinate the educational programme for Ner Yisrael
• To provide a variety of shiurim, lectures, interactive events etc. reflecting the different interests of members and their families, age groups, and abilities
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Events Portfolio:
• To plan and coordinate the social events programme for Ner Yisrael
• To provide a variety of events reflecting the different interests of members and their families, age groups, and abilities
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Facilities Portfolio:
• TBC
(Download full Role Profile)
 
Fundraising Portfolio:
• To advise, plan, and execute fundraising activities to assist with the financing of the shul and educational undertakings of the Ner Yisrael Educational Trust. 
• To promote the Ner LaMa'or programme
(Download Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Members’ Portfolio:
• To provide a framework which enhances members' experiences and interactions within the shul, including addressing members’ suggestions
• To provide strategic thinking across all portfolios to ensure "Members First".
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Minyan Portfolio:
• To oversee the Gabbaim to ensure the smooth running of all minyanim in the shul
• To manage the requests of the individual minyanim so as to maintain the balance between their needs and the needs of Ner Yisrael Community as a whole.
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Treasurer:
• To advise the Board and Trustees, and implement financial strategy, practises, and plans to manage the charity’s short and long term activities in accordance with best practises for a charity.
(Full Role Profile HERE)
 
Youth Portfolio:
• To plan and coordinate provision for all of Ner Youth - up to school leaving age.
(Full Role Profile HERE)
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