FEDSpotlight

Highlighting the people of the Jewish Federation of Howard County

Meet Rabbi Amy Scheinerman

Rabbi Amy Scheinerman serves as the Federation’s Hospice Rabbi, providing pastoral care to Jewish hospice patients and their families, and working with seniors in the community. She serves an important role, in addition to the Federation’s Community Chaplain and Community Social Worker, …

Meet Allison Weil

Allison Weil recently started her role as PJ Library Program Assistant. As mom to Abigail (4.5) and Isabel (1.5) and a former elementary school teacher, Allison brings a professional and personal touch to the role. We spoke with Allison about her new position and her values as a Jewish educ…

Meet Ralph Grunewald

Last June, the Federation welcomed interim executive director Ralph Grunewald. A veteran of the non-profit world, Ralph works with Federation staff and community leaders to build community, provide Jewish programming, and help the most vulnerable in our own backyard. Hear more about Ralph's…

Meet Shauna Leavey

In February the Jewish Federation of Howard County welcomed our new Program Manager, Shauna Leavey. We caught up with Shauna to learn more about her new role and how her values as a Jewish educator influence her goals for Federation programming.

We’re very excited to welcome you to the Je…

Meet Michalah Hoffman

We spoke with Michalah Hoffman, the Jewish Federation's new Jewish Community Social Worker, about her dynamic role and what she loves most about her work.


Hi Michalah! We’re excited to have you here as our new Jewish Community Social Worker. Please tell us about your role and the wor…