Executive Board

The Executive Board has the legal fiduciary responsibility for the operations of the EUPJ, is the decision-making body and is responsible for ensuring that the Management Committee conducts the business of the EUPJ in accordance with the principles, policies and procedures approved by the European Assembly from time to time.

Members of the Executive Board:

Leslie Bergman

Honorary Life President

Ruth Cohen

Honorary Life President

Gordon Smith


Rabbi Andrew Goldstein

Vice President

Sonja Guentner


Miriam Kramer

Vice President

John Cohen

Vice-Chair - Governance

David Pollak

Vice-Chair - Special Assignments

Rabbi Menno ten Brink

Vice-Chair - Education & Interfaith

Robert Weiner

Vice Chair - Organisational Development

Rabbi René Pfertzel

EUPJ Rabbinic Assembly Chair

Rabbi Jackie Tabick

Board - European Beit Din (EBD)

Stéphane Beder

Board - Assemblée du Judaïsme Libéral (AJL) France

Joyce Bigio

Board - Italy

David Bernstein

Board - Switzerland

Arthur Buchman

Board - Denmark

John Clark

Board - Austria

Anton Fishman

Board - Leo Baeck College

Tamàs Gróf

Board - Hungary

Marek Jezowski

Board - Poland

Peter Jossi

Board - Switzerland

Marc Konczaty

Board - Assemblée du Judaïsme Libéral (AJL) France

Gilbert Lederman

Board - Belgium

Celia Naval

Board - Assemblée du Judaïsme Libéral (AJL) France

Sven Parsser

Board - Netherlands

Rabbi Danny Rich

Board - Liberal Judaism UK

Rabbi Edward van Voolen

Board - Abraham Geiger College

David Weis

Board - Luxembourg

Jonathan Wootliff

Board - Czech Republic
Supported by:

Andrew Hart

Legal Adviser

Deborah Grabiner