Meet Our Board

The Jewish Association on Aging Board represents individuals from all walks of Pittsburgh and Jewish community life. Their many talents and professional expertise provide a solid foundation for management and growth for our vast continuum of care. They lead us in fulfilling our mission.

The Jewish Association on Aging Mission Statement:

We honor and enhance the lives of older adults by providing a continuum of individualized quality care consistent with Jewish values and tradition.



Mitchell Pakler, Chair

Andrew Stewart, Vice Chair

Mike Levin, Treasurer

Lynette Lederman, Secretary

Steve Halpern, Immediate Past Chair

Deborah Winn-Horvitz, JAA President & CEO


William H. Brandeis

James B. Brown

Norman Childs

Gary Cozen

Janice Faller Schermer

Karen Wolk Feinstein, Ph.D.

Jack Friedman

Daphna Gans, Ph.D.

Paula Garret

H. Arnold Gefsky, Esq.

Ted Goldberg

William Goldfarb, M.D.

John Katz

Philip Lehman, Ph.D.

Michael Lowenstein

Lloyd Meyers

Enid Miller

Pearl Moore

Elliott Oshry

Lou Plung

Charles Porter

Todd Rosenfeld, CFP

Joanne Simon

Judith Tobe

Katie Whitlatch