Marc Kelman

Desert States Board Member & Board of Trustees Member, Arizona


In 1998, Mark Kelman (Phoenix, AZ) sold the chain of full service car washes he started in 1975 and began investing in commercial real estate. He has served on the Board of Directors for Israel Bonds, Terros Behavioral Health Services, Greater Phoenix Jewish Federation, and Greater Phoenix Jewish Community Center, as well as on the Jewish Federation Men’s National Young Leadership Cabinet, the Hillel Board of Directors, and the Phoenix Community Kollel Board. He was a recipient of the Young Leadership Award from Jewish Federation in 1984. Marc is a past Vice President of Campaign for JNF, a past President of JNF’s Western Zone, past National Chair of Major Gifts, a member of Makor, a recipient of the Tree of Life™ Award, and a President’s Society and Century Council member.