Jewish Social Services is a non-profit organization working to help Dane County residents get their basic needs met. We offer services in the areas of short-term advocacy, long-term case management, and immigration legal services. We serve people of all ages and backgrounds. If you are in need of assistance, please contact our professional staff at 608-442-4081.An image of a young person's hand holding an older person's hand

Meet the 2022-2023 Board of Directors

Carousel Bayrd, President
Civil Rights Attorney, Dane County Board Member

Nancy Leff, Vice President

Brad Goldstein, Immediate Past President

Nathan Lipton, Treasurer
Senior Accountant, WIPFLI

Rachel Rosenfeld, Secretary
PhD student, demography

Barry Gidal,
Professor, UW School of Pharmacy

Judy Karofsky
Founder and President Real Estate Insites LLC, Advocate for Affordable Housing,

Bob Breslow
Professor, UW School of Pharmacy

Ariela Karasov
Psychiatrist, VA Hospital

Amy Lessing

Masood Akhtar
Event planner

Stormy Justice

Hannah Lipton
Professional Development Manager

Fred Edelman

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