Jewish Community Board of Akron


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Daniel S. Blain, JCBA Chief Executive Officer
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John Keverkamp, Vice President of JCBA & Executive Director of the Shaw JCC of Akron
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Sam Chestnut, Vice President of JCBA & Head of School of The Lippman School

Sheri Galat, Administrative Assistant
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Sheri Galat, Administrative Assistant

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Shannon Piggott, Shaw JCC Marketing Director

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