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Building community and bettering the future, one child at a time

Striar Hebrew Academy's Board is responsible for governance, financial oversight, Head of School support and evaluation, establishing and maintaining the school's mission, and long-term planning. Board members serve 2-year terms, which follow the school's fiscal year, from July 1 to June 30. If you know someone whom you feel would be a valuable addition to the Board, or whom you would like to nominate someone to join the Board, please let us know.

In addition to service as Board members, there are many valuable roles for parents and community members to play at SHAS. Please get involved by volunteering in a classroom, joining a committee, or working with the PTO. If you are wondering about how you can get involved, please contact the PTO, talk to a teacher or member of the Administration, or email

2021-2022 Board of Trustees

Jodi Hoffman, President 

Yoni Halpern, Vice President

Roger Spellman, Daniel Rosen, Co-Treasurers

Alexis Kaplan, Secretary and Liaison Young Israel

Phyllis Schacht, Past-President & Head of School Support & Evaluation Chair (HOSSEC)

Harel Della Torre, House Chair 

Dahlia Weinberg, Marketing Chair 

Tali Blanchard, Committee on Trustees Chair

Michael Delman, Security Chair

Lytal Kaufman, Without Portfolio