Our Staff

 

Our team is committed to working with each of our community members towards building a vibrant and diverse local Jewish community, supporting their vision in advocacy and action, and reaching their philanthropic and volunteer goals. From young families to young adults, from Jews of Color or LGBTQA, from legacy planning to literacy participants, our team ensures every story, voice, and experience is welcome. Meet them below and learn all about how they can support your Jewish journey. There's a place for you at Federation  let us help you find it.

Computer Operations Manager                                                                     

(518) 783-7800 ext. 223
larocho@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Planned Giving & Endowments       

(518) 783-7800 ext. 230
dgoldstein@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Major Gift & Corporate Development Officer                              

(518) 783-7800 ext. 229
adrucker@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Creative Director                                                                                             

(518) 783-7800 ext. 240
hflorussen@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Partnership 2Gether & Community Coalition for Jewish Education         

(518) 783-7800 ext. 239
mgalinkin@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Reception Coordinator                                                                                 

(518) 783-7800 ext. 221
dginsburg@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Community Engagement & Advancement                            

(518) 783-7800 ext. 222
kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org

 

 

President & CEO                                                                               

(518) 783-7800 ext. 226
rkovach@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Finance Officer                                                                                

(518) 783-7800 ext. 233
slitynski@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Chaplaincy Services Director                             

(518) 783-7800 ext. 228
bmagidson@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Communications & Events                          

(518) 783-7800 ext. 232
smastro@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Planning & Allocations Manager | NextDor Director               

(518) 783-7800 ext. 225
rmiller@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Bookkeeper & Database Records Management                         

(518) 783-7800 ext. 224
kpattee@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Campaign & Women’s Philanthropy                                       

(518) 783-7800 ext. 234
lpollack@jewishfedny.org

 

 

Director of Community Relations                                                                 

(518) 783-7800 ext. 235
sshapiro@jewishfedny.org