Presenters

Speakers

Aaron Bergman

Adat Shalom Synagogue, Farmington Hills, MI
Rabbi

Asher Lopatin

JCRC/AJC, Kehillat Etz Chayim
Executive Director, Rabbi

David Polsky

Rabbi, Educator

Devin Samuels

Poet Educator

Elliot Ginsburg

University of Michigan
Professor of Jewish Thought and Mysticism

Howard Lupovitch

Cohn-Haddow Center, Wayne State University
Director, Professor

Jacob "Spike" Kraus

Temple Israel, West Bloomfield MI
Artist in Residence, singer/songwriter,

Joseph Krakoff

Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network
Senior Director

Joshua Bennett

Temple Israel, West Bloomfield MI
Rabbi

Justin Sledge

Wayne State University
Scholar, AFT Organizer

Karla Goldman

Jewish Communal Leadership Program, University of Michigan
Professor, Director

Kendra Watkins

Detroit Jews for Justice
Program Associate for Racial Equity

MaNishtahNah

Writer, Rabbi

Mitchell S. Parker

B'nai Israel Synagogue, West Bloomfield, MI
Rabbi; Psychologist

Renana Ravitsky Pilzer

Shalom Hartman Institute
Educational Director, Center for Israeli-Jewish Identity

Robert Dobrusin

Beth Israel Congregation
Rabbi Emeritus

Ruth Bergman

Holocaust Memorial Center
Director of Education

Saeed Khan

Wayne State University
Lecturer, Adjunct Professor

Tamara Kolton

Independent Rabbi, Psychologist

Wendy Evans

Art Historian