Leadership

Staff and Board of Directors

Staff

Melissa Martens Yaverbaum
Executive Director
WorkP.O. Box 12025
Jackson, Mississippi 39236-2025
Work601-362-6357
Other601-720-6939
Mindy Humphrey
Administrative Assistant
WorkP.O. Box 12025
Jackson, Mississippi 39236-2025
Work601-362-6357
Other601-720-6939
Amy E. Waterman
Senior Communications Manager
WorkP.O. Box 12025
Jackson, Mississippi 39236-2025
Work(207) 725-6601
Other601-720-6939

Board of Directors

Deborah Cardin
Chair
Jewish Museum of Maryland
Work15 Lloyd Street
Baltimore, MD 
Susan Bronson
Vice Chair
Yiddish Book Center
Colin Weil
Treasurer
Congregation B'nai Jeshurun (NYC)
Zachary Paul Levine
Secretary
National Building Museum
Avi Y. Decter
Immediate Past Chair
Independent Consultant
Grace Astrove
Member
Jewish Museum, The
Work1109 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 
Bryan Davis
Member
Jewish History Museum | Holocaust History Center, Tucson
WorkP.O. Box 889
Tucson, AZ 
Gravity Goldberg
Member
Contemporary Jewish Museum, The
Work282 Second Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 
Mira Goldfarb
Member
C3 Arts Advisory
Work282 Second Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 
Rachel Herschman
Member
Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYC
Work282 Second Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 
Rachel Jarman Myers
Member
Museum of Mississippi History
Work282 Second Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 
Judith Rosenbaum
Member
Jewish Women's Archive
Work65 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 
Ellen Rudolph
Member
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
Work2929 Richmond Road
Beachwood, OH 
Diane Saltzman
Member
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Work100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
Washington, DC 
Marsha Semmel
Member
Marsha Semmel Consulting
Work100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
Washington, DC 
Ivy Weingram
Member
National Museum of American Jewish History
WorkIndependence Mall East, 55 North Fifth Street
Philadelphia, PA 
Arielle Weininger
Member
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
Work9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, IL