Congregation Agudat Achim

Over 120 years of commitment to Conservative Judaism

5781 Virtual Past Presidents Parade

Participants in the 2020/5781 Virtual Past Presidents Kol Nidre Parade include, from left to right:

Hon. Paul Zonderman, Mrs. Anita Merims, Mr. Steven Greenfield, Dr. Don Steiner, Mr. Henry Skoburn, Mr. Robert Woll, Mr. Murray Jaros, Mr. Kenneth Carpenter,

Mr. Andrew Gavens, Mrs. Mery Gross, Mr. Jeffrey Handelman, Dr. Rob Fox, Mr. Jay Yablon, Dr. Ron Scharf, Mrs. Susan Axelrod, Mrs. Kathy Engelbardt

Past Presidents of Congregation Agudat Achim

Abraham Morris*, First President, 1891

Morris Baker*, 1902

Abraham D. Seaman*, 1908

Harry (Hyman) Goldblatt*Abraham Cohen*, 1909

Hyman Goldstock*

Simon Friedman*

Israel Cohen*

William Myers*

Joseph Grosberg*, 1927-1932

Abraham Cohen*, 1932-1936

Mayer Cramer*, 1936-1937

Max Cohn*, 1937-1944

David Cohen*, 1944-1947

Max Cohn*, 1947-1949

David Cohen*, 1949-1950

Dr. Donald Binder*, 1950-1952

Nathan Silver*, 1952-1954

Joseph Cohen*, 1954-1956

Jacob H. Friedman*, 1956-1957

Nathan Silver*, 1957-1958

Leonard E. Drooz*, 1958-1961

Jacob H. Friedman*, 1961-1962

Joseph Cohen*, 1962-1965

Sherwin Tanner*, 1965-1968

Fred Schneider*, 1968-1971

William Garber*, 1971-1973

Gerald Praskin*, 1973-1974

Marvin Lubert*, 1974-1977

Murray Jaros, 1977-1979

Natalie Oshins, 1979-1981

William Rowen*, 1981-1984

Robert J. Woll, 1984-1986

Henry N. Skoburn, 1986-1989

Don Steiner, 1989-1991

Steven Greenfield, 1991-1993

Susan Farber, 1993-1995

Anita Merims, 1995-1997

Paul Zonderman, 1997-1999

Kathy Englebardt, 1999-2001

Susan Axelrod, 2001-2003

Ron Scharf, 2003-2005

Jay Yablon, 2005-2007

Rob Fox, 2007-2009

Jeffrey S. Handelman, 2009-2011

Mery Gross, 2011-2013

Andrew Gavens, 2013-2015

Ken Carpenter, 2016-2019


*Deceased














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