Daniel Fujita

Dear Friends, We are on a journey to touch the lives of people of all ages. From young professionals, whose numbers are rising rapidly in the Brickell/Key Biscayne area, to school families, empty nesters, founding members and everyone in between. After 102 years, today we have a renewed obligation and...

Melody Torrens

Melody Torrens has been a member of Beth David for over 25 years, serving as Chair of the Religious School Board, President of the Women's League and now as Executive Vice President. Professionally, Melody is Realtor at Trump International Realty and has been selling real estate locally for over 30...

Iris Mizrahi, MSW

Iris Mizrahi, born and raised in Jerusalem, immigrated to Miami in 1990 as a teenager along with her family. A graduate of FIU where she earned a Bachelor’s in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Social Work, Iris has made championing the South Florida Jewish community her mission as well...



Gordon School Administration

Dr. Lee Binder

Dr. Rosalie Binder has been the Director of BenGamla Charter School for the past four years. During that time, she also served as the reading intervention specialist providing support for those students who scored below the50th percentile in reading on statewide assessments. Prior to being the Director of BenGamla, she...

Sandra Kopp, M.S.

Sandra Kopp is the Early Childhood (ECC) Director of the Gordon Schools and has been in the field of early childhood education for more than 26 years...

Bridget Grant

Bridget Grant, the Director of the Tikvah Center, found her love for Autism when teaching in a typical third grade classroom in Plano, Texas.


Amy Anderson, Administrative Assistant305-854-3911, ext. 210aanderson@bethdavidmiami.org
Paula Arias, Membership Services Director305-854-3911, ext. 201parias@bethdavidmiami.org
Diana Garcia, Accountant 305-854-3911, ext. 211accounting@bethdavidmiami.org
Olga Zelzburg, Director of Congregational Education and Community Engagement 305-854-3911, ext. 207ozelzburg@bethdavidmiami.org
Diana Martinez, Executive Assistant 305-854-3282 , ext. 237dmartinez@bethdavidmiami.org
Gabriela Palacios, Children Coordinator305-854-3911, ext. 206gpalacios@bethdavidmiami.org
Daniel Fujita, PresidentSamuel Gordon
Melody Torrens, Executive Vice PresidentMartin Hershbein
Karen Coppa, Vice PresidentSunny Hershbein
Mark Lefcourt, Vice PresidentGreta Koppel
Caroline Waldmann, Vice PresidentHannah Krumholz
Michael Kieffer, TreasurerJackie Traurig
Jonathan Mayer, Asst. TreasurerRobert Traurig
Michelle Merlin, Secretary
Rona Edelman, Asst. Secretary
David Scharlin, Community Liaison
Iris Fujita, Women’s League President