Jewish Federation Staff

The success of the Jewish Federation depends largely on our leadership team of professionals and volunteers. This group works to meet the needs of our community by providing the resources and raising support as needed.

Jade Stoltz

Executive Director

203-267-3177, x304

Dr. Jade Stoltz has helped numerous charities transform to high-performing organizations based on her experience, skill set and passion. Jade is an effective leader, collaborator and strategist with an engaging style and outcome-driven approach. She has led campaigns at several Jewish Federations and also worked for the ADL on Long Island. A committed Jewish communal professional and supporter of Israel, Jade is delighted to work with the leadership and community of Western CT.

Roseann Hamilton

Accounting Manager

203-267-3177, x308

Pam Perkins

Administrative Assistant

203-267-3177, x316

Eliana Cruz

Development Associate & PJ Library Coordinator

203-267-3177, x309

PJ Library

Southbury Area and Surrounding Towns & Greater Danbury/Ridgefield Area

203-267-3177, x 309

Covering PJ Library in Southbury Area and Surrounding Towns & Greater Danbury/Ridgefield Area

Board of Trustees

Pauline Zimmerman


Roy Walzer
Vice President

Joshua Grey
2nd Vice President


Matt Magida

Past Presidents

Lisa Buccino
Jane Z. Mahler
Lisa Miller
David Hill
Bob Tendler
Alan Waitze
Jodi Wasserstein
Eric Albert

Linda Herrmann
Daniel Goodman
Michael Blumenthal*
Nancy Becker
Alan Stein
Gary Broder
Jerome Sugar
Frances Weinstein*

Gloria Bogen*
Donald Liebeskind
Morton Tarr*
Burton Albert
Beryl Weinstein*
Eugene Kaplan*
Morris Coshak*
Perry Sloan*

*Of Blessed Memory