Professional Staff





Read Rabbi’s full bio here.

Joel Alter

Read Hazzan’s full bio here.

Jeremy Stein
Executive Director / Director of Congregational Learning

If you have any questions about learning, engaging, connecting, please be in touch with Beata. Beata handles day-to-day business operations, security, managing capital improvements, fundraising support and complaints. You can read her bio here.

Beata Abraham
Congregation President

Amy brings her deep experience, commitment and vision to lead our Kehillah Kedoshah.

Amy Blumenthal
Business Manager

Taking care of business, Anita has years of experience at CBINT. You’ll visit her for billing and payments, the member database or budget and personnel questions.

Anita Nagurka
Executive Assistant

Marlynn is here to welcome you to CBINT and oversee membership, donations, event reservations, Yahrzeit notices and lighting, and Shabbat announcements and supplement.

Marlynn Brick
Assistant Director of Congregational Learning

Allie can assist with questions about learning, engaging or connecting.

Allie Barry
Second Home Cemetery Administrator, Interim Kitchen/Programming Manager

As a lifelong congregant, Lorie is here to facilitate sales of cemetery plots and related services, take care of consumer relations, event planning for life events and congregation’s Kiddush meals.

Lorie Wertheimer
Facilities Management

Known as the other “M.J.”, and always the first to welcome congregants (in different languages), Michael takes care of event set up, upkeep and preventative maintenance, principal interface with event security and parking and traffic control.

Michael Johnson
Facilities Maintenance

Known as “Boo,” he maintains the sheen throughout the synagogue and religious school, keeps the synagogue safe, aids in painting, traffic and parking direction.

Darone Boclair “Boo”
Kitchen Manager

Kelly Schuster manages the kitchen.

Kelly Schuster