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Executive Vice President Rabbi Moshe Hauer 1.212.613.8198
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Rabbi Josh Joseph, Ed.D. 1.212.613.8334
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Chief Human Resources Officer Rabbi Lenny Bessler 1.212.613.8120
Chief of Staff and Director of Special Projects Yoni Cohen
Chief Information Officer Sam Davidovics, Ph.D. 1.212.613.8333
Chief Institutional Advancement Officer Arnold Gerson 1.212.613.8313
Managing Director Public Affairs Maury Litwack 1.212.613.8132
Director of Facilities Management and Logistics Shoshana Polakoff 1.212.613.8170
Chief Financial Officer / Chief Administrative Officer Shlomo Schwartz 1.212.613.8399
General Counsel Rachel Sims 1.646.459.5183
Executive Vice President, Emeritus Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb
International Director of Yachad Avrohom Adler 1.212.613.8118
Executive Director of OU Israel Rabbi Avi Berman 011.972.2.560.9100
North American Director of Israel Free Spirit Sharon Darack 1.212.613.8149
Executive Director of OU Advocacy Center Nathan Diament 1.202.513.6484
International Director of NCSY Rabbi Micha Greenland 1.212.613.8380
National Director of Pepa & Rabbi Joseph Karasick Department of Synagogue Services Rabbi Adir Posy 1.212.613.8184
Director of Women's Initiative Rebbetzin Dr. Adina Shmidman 1.212.613.8228
Israel Director, Israel Free Spirit Yael Tamari
Director of Heshe & Harriet Seif Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus Rabbi Ilan Haber 1.718.865.8203
Editor in Chief of Jewish Action Nechama Carmel 1.212.613.8147
Director of Torah Initiatives & NextDor Rabbi David Pardo 1.646.459.5144
Director of OU Center for Communal Research Matt Williams 1.212.613.5164
Director of OU Impact Accelerator Jenna Nelson Beltser 1.212.613.5150
Executive Director of Teach Advocacy Network Maury Litwack 1.212.613.8132
Executive Editor OU Press Rabbi Simon Posner 1.212.613.8235
Director of Foundation and Strategic Partnerships Jeffrey Korbman 1.212.613.8391
National Director, OU Community Projects and Partnerships Simon Taylor 1.212.613.8126
Executive Rabbinic Coordinator/Chief Operating Officer Rabbi Moshe Elefant 1.212.613.8211
Rabbinic Administrator/Chief Executive Officer Rabbi Menachem Genack 1.212.613.8215
Executive Rabbinic Coordinator Rabbi Yaakov Luban 1.212.613.8214
Senior Rabbinic Coordinator Rabbi Nachum Rabinowitz 1.212.613.8206
Executive Rabbinic Coordinator / Director of Operations Rabbi Moshe Zywica 1.212.613.8219