The Holocaust Resource Center of Buffalo receives its direction from a dedicated group of volunteers and lay leadership. 

2018-2019 Board

Executive Committee

President: Rachel Kranitz McPhee, Esq.
Executive VP: Tara Karch Cross, Esq.

VP Education: Dr. Larry Jones                                                                                                                                                                          VP Fundraising: Marnie Benatovich Cerrato
VP Community Relations: Mary Lou Wyrobek

Vice President: Robert Freeland                                                                                                                                                                      Vice President: Sophia Veffer
Treasurer: Jeff Blum
Secretary: Dr. Ann Marie Carosella

Founder Emerita: Toby Ticktin Back
Ex Officio: Pieter Weinrieb

Additional Directors

  • Kaaren Norman

  • Michael Weinberg, MD

  • Roberta Handel

  • Dr. Daniel Kester

  • Naomi Mintzer

  • Ellen Dubie

  • Wendy Weisbrot

  • Jessica Kent

  • Dr. William Lin

HRC Honorary and Lifetime Directors

  • Toby Ticktin Back

  • Sophia Chatov

  • Joe Diamond z"l

  • Gabriel Ferber

  • Dr. Jane Vogel Fischman

  • Dr. Irwin Gelman

  • Marianne Goldstein

  • Rabbi Donald Heskins z"l

  • Sharon Malek Jacobs

  • Renee Joffe

  • Dr. Sol Messinger

  • Dr. Renate Neeman

  • Rich Newberg

  • Margery Nobel

  • Anna Post

  • Bernie Redlich

  • Eugene Setel z''l

  • Benita Silberstern

  • Dr. Herman Stone

  • Reed Taylor

  • Marilyn Toth

  • Sophia Veffer

  • Henry Zeve