Melton CEO Judy Mars Kupchan presented the 2018 Florence Melton Award to the Florence Melton School of B'nai Torah Congregation in Boca Raton, FL. She presented the award on the opening day of the 23rd Annual International Directors Conference, Jan. 15-20, 2018, in Jerusalem, Israel.
Director Penina Bredoff received the award on behalf of the school.
The award honors outstanding achievement and exemplary practices. It was established in 2009 to memorialize our founder Florence Melton, z"l, and to provide a cash award to one Melton School whose accomplishments are stellar.
Awards of excellence were presented to:
- Rhonda Lillianthal, Director, Metrowest, West Orange / JCC of MetroWest New Jersey – Dedication & Leadership
- Viv Anstey, Director, and Lauren Snitcher, Assistant Director, Cape Town, South Africa – Dedication & Leadership
- Deborah Slosberg, Director, Congregation Adath Jeshurun in Louisville, KY – Vision & Support of the Melton Travel Seminars
- Rabbi Karen Strok, Director, Stephen Wise Temple – Vision & Support of the Melton Travel Seminars
Rabbi Steven Gartner, Director of the Melton School at the Soloway Jewish Community Center in Ottawa, Ontario, was unable to attend but was also honored for Dedication & Leadership.
See more photos from the International Directors Conference on Flickr.