JNF Nefesh B’Nefesh Co-Chair, Makor member, and Southern OH & KY Major Gifts Chair Speaker
Travels from Cincinnati, Oh
Availability: Contact JNF Speakers Bureau for availability.
Free Makor Speakers, Positively Israel
As a Southern Ohio and Kentucky Executive Board member, he serves as the Major Gifts Chair and Vice Chair the 2015 Breakfast. David previously served as lead chair for recruitment/marketing for the JNF National Conference held in Cincinnati in 2011, the 2014 Tree of Life™ dinner, and the 2012 and 2013 Community Breakfasts. Most recently, David was the recipient of the 2014 Board Member of the year award.
In addition to his work with JNF, David has extensive experience in the Jewish Community. He is very active in his Synagogue, having served on numerous committees. He also completed the required training at the Jewish Theological Seminary which provided him the credentials to teach project Etgar for the 7th grade at the Adath Israel Congregation Jarson Education Center, which he did for 7 years.
David has also been involved with the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati, chaperoning March of the Living, chairing the International Basketball Tournament in 2007 and 2008 and co-chairing the Cincinnati-Netanya Partnership Two Thousand (P2K) from 2009-2011.
David’s volunteer work expands to areas outside of the Jewish world. He teaches young adults with physical and cognitive disabilities at StarFire University, assisting in their further growth and education. He also works tirelessly with Christians United for Israel (CUFI), to continue enhancing the relationship between the two organizations. David also engages with a multitude of Church organizations to share the JNF story with others who have a similar love and passion for the Land and people of Israel.
Professionally, David has been active in the Commercial Real Estate industry for over 35 years, serving as President and CEO of Metropolis Management for the past 20 years. More recently, he has developed Sure Pay LLC – a company created to help ease the financial pain of millions of Americans by providing affordable and easily accessible financial services.
By traveling regularly to Israel, David is able to share first-hand experience. Of utmost importance to him is to share the positive transformative impact Israeli technology,
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