Fundraising, facilities, finances, personnel, publicity, salary and benefits, publicity, technology, security, tuiition, board relations- we all deal with the same issues. This is an opportunity to share our ideas with colleagues at similar schools. A committee of Executive Directors from throughout the country created a list of 20 prospective topics. Choose which ten topics you think will be the most impactful to you and your school.
Enjoy the warm Florida weather in the dead of winter and learn cutting edge construction and space usage ideas from this state of the art campus that opened this year. Visit your Florida family and friends while you're here!
Scheduled at the beginning of the second half of the year- early enough to impact on this year and to plan major initiatives for the next school year. The conference will begin with at 12:30 on Monday and end at 4:30pm on Tuesday.
The conference costs $225, which includes all meals from lunch on Monday until a to-go dinner for Tuesday evening (scroll down to pay). Boca Raton is equidistant from the Fort Lauderdale (FLL) and West Palm Beach (PBI) airports, and flights are very affordable now. Rooms have been reserved at the Hilton Hotel & Suites Boca Raton ($229/night) and Holiday Inn Express West Boca Raton ($165/night).
Rabbi Perry Tirschwell, Torah Educators Network
Shimmie Kaminetsky, Conference Chair, KYHS, Boca Raton
Sarah Emerson, Shalhevet, Los Angeles
Rachel Feldman, Maayanot, Teaneck
Stuart Gasner, Kohelet, Philadelphia
Rachel Goldman, WDS, Westchester
Jeff Greenberg, Magen David, Brooklyn
Richie Hagler, HALB, Cedarhurst
Erik Kessler, Moriah, Englewood
Yehuda Kohn, RPRY, Central NJ
Teri Normand, TABC, Teaneck
Jeffrey Rothamn, Yeshivah of Flatbush
Dov Shandalov, Hillel Torah, Chicago
Joe Sharp, Hillel, Boca
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