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

2016-2017 Board

Executive Committee

President: Pieter G. Weinrieb, Esq.
Executive VP: Rachel Kranitz McPhee, Esq.
Co VP Speakers Bureau: Dr. Daniel Kester and Joe Diamond
VP Arts and Writing: Robert Freeland
VP Education / NGI: Eve Everett
VP Community Relations: Mary Lou Wyrobek Vice President: Sophia Veffer
Treasurer: Jonathan Schechter
Secretary: Marnie Benatovich Cerrato

Founder Emerita: Toby Ticktin Back
Ex Officio: Sharon Malek Jacobs

HRC Honorary and Lifetime Directors

  • Clayton Adams
  • Toby Ticktin Back
  • Sophia Chatov
  • Joe Diamond
  • Gabriel Ferber
  • Dr. Jane Vogel Fischman
  • Dr. Irwin Gelman
  • Marianne Goldstein
  • Rabbi Donald Heskins
  • Sharon Malek Jacobs
  • Renee Joffe
  • Dr. Sol Messinger
  • Dr. Renate Neeman
  • Rich Newberg
  • Margery Nobel
  • Anna Post
  • Bernie Redlich
  • Eugene Setel
  • Benita Silberstern
  • Dr. Herman Stone
  • Reed Taylor
  • Marilyn Toth
  • Sophia Veffer
  • Henry Zeve

Additional Directors

  • Tara Cross
  • Daryl Helfman
  • Elizabeth Marmion
  • Kaaren Norman
  • Valerie Rosenhoch
  • Michael Weinberg, MD
  • Marnie Benatovich Cerrato
  • Beverly Schiller
  • Mary Lou Wyrobek
  • Roberta Handel
  • Dr. Daniel Kester
  • Pieter Weinrieb
  • Dr. Eileen Angelini
  • Jeffrey Blum
  • Ann Marie Carosella
  • Eve Everett
  • Robert Freeland
  • Sharon Meer
  • Cathy Shuman Miller
  • Naomi Mintzer
  • Suzanne Levy
  • Sidney Weiss
  • Lillian Gerstman