Chair, Speakers Bureau
Dr. Robert Benedon (Cherry Hill, NJ) has a private practice in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and is a Clinical Professor of Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Although he has practiced, taught and enjoyed dentistry for the past 36 years, his true love and involvement has been in the Jewish community. Bob has been active for 28 years in his local Solomon Schechter School, serving as Chairman for three years. At the Jewish Federation of Southern NJ, he serves on the Board and Chairs the Israel/Overseas Committee. Bob was awarded the Shellie Greenspun Young Leadership Award in 2002. Passionate about JNF, Bob is past Chair of Makor and Major Gifts and is a member of the President’s Society and Century Council. Currently the South Jersey Major Gifts Chair, he serves on the JNF Budget and Finance Committee. He has been to Israel with JNF 16 times (chairing seven missions) and marvels at the breadth of JNF’s work.