Category Archive for: 2017 Frank Fellows

Leslie Anderson, Atlanta

by Haya Luftig

Leslie Anderson is the Social Action Committee Chair at Temple Kehillat Chaim in Roswell, GA, where she has been active in supporting the Temple’s goals of eradicating hunger and homelessness in her community. Leslie has been active at TKC since her youngest daughter started preschool there in 2011, but joined the Board of Trustees two…



Brooke Wiener, Palm Beach County

by Haya Luftig

  • Posted on August 21, 2017

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  • 2017 Frank Fellows

Brooke A. Wiener works at the law firm of Howard J. Wiener & Associates, P.L. located in Palm Beach Gardens. The firm represents clients in matters involving federal, state and local tax matters, tax litigation and estate and asset protection planning. Brooke is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, a member of Association of Certified Anti-Money…



Laura Ainsman Sohinki, Pittsburgh

by Haya Luftig

  • Posted on August 21, 2017

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  • 2017 Frank Fellows

Laura Ainsman Sohinki has over ten years of experience working in the non-profit and government sectors, currently as the Corporate and Foundations Relations Manager at The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh. Prior to that she was the Director of Outreach and Programming at the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee and worked as a Legislative Assistant for…



Todd Resnick, Cleveland

by Haya Luftig

Todd Resnick was born and raised in Cleveland, and has been back in the area for 10 years after a brief stint in NY city.  He am married to a wonderful woman and mom, Niki, and have two incredible kids; a son Madden is 8 and a daughter Bryn is 5. Professionally, Todd is a…



Dan Rapp, Cincinnati

by Haya Luftig

Dan Rapp is the Vice President/Creative Director at Northlich, a Cincinnati based ad agency, where he has worked since 1995.  Dan is currently on the Executive Committee of the Cincinnati JCRC and  a board member of the Jewish Family Service.  He was a member of the AEPi Jewish fraternity, and attending Goldman Union Camp Institute…



Thorn Pozen, Washington, D.C.

by Haya Luftig

  • Posted on August 21, 2017

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  • 2017 Frank Fellows

Thorn Pozen is a partner in the law firm of Goldblatt Martin Pozen LLP in Washington, D.C., where, among other topics, he advises government and private sector clients on local government, administrative law, and local and federal government ethics issues.  Mr. Pozen previously served as a Partner at Stinson Morrison Hecker, and was the D.C.…



Ashley Noell, Richmond

by Haya Luftig

Ashley Noell, 35 years old, grew up in the small town of Lexington, Virginia. Growing up in a town without many Jews, her mother felt that it was very important to be exposed to the Jewish culture. Ashley attended Synagogue with her family, weekly, and was Bat Mitzvahed at the age of 13. During her senior…



Eva Lippman, Silicon Valley

by Haya Luftig

  • Posted on August 21, 2017

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  • 2017 Frank Fellows

Eva Lippman has taught 5th-7th grades in three different California public school districts. She is deeply honored to have been selected as a Frank Fellow and very much looks forward to learning more about the various issue areas. Eva’s father survived the Shoah in Budapest Hungary as a child. In 1956 he became a refugee…



Margo Levin, Reading

by Haya Luftig

Margo Levin was born and raised in Puebla, Mexico. Margo moved to Pennsylvania in 2000.  Prior to moving, she had been an ESL teacher at in elementary school in Puebla. Margo studied computer programing in Mexico and earned a degree in that field in 1999. Margo worked for Study Group, an international educational placement company…



Dori Gerber, Orlando

by Haya Luftig

Dori Gerber is celebrating her 17th year in education, and has taught in both the private and public sectors, though the majority of her teaching career was spent in Jewish Day Schools in both Orlando and Boca Raton, Florida. She was named Teacher of the Year at her school, Bear Lake Elementary School, in 2016.…