SRE Convening 2020

SRE Convening 2020

Agenda & Attendees



Norms & Code of Conduct


Code of Conduct

Convening Day 1

Opening Keynote: A Compass in the Storm

Elana Wien, ED, SRE Network


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Who’s in Our Boat: Framing our Convening in Jewish Text

Dr. Elana Stein Hain, Shalom Hartman Institute

Introduction By: Lisa Eisen- SRE Network Advisory Board Chair and Co-President, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation



Cohort Session: Leadership Dynamics at the Top

Ilana Kaufman, Executive Director, Jews of Color Initiative

Alicia Oberman, Founder, Board Member Institute

Gali Cooks, Chief Executive Officer, Leading Edge

Moderated by: Elana Wien, ED, SRE Network

Cohort Session: Storytelling, Pitching, and Effective Communication

Aaron Henne, Artistic Director, theater dybbuk


Closing Plenary: Wrestling with Repair: Teshuva, Restorative Justice and Holding Ourselves Accountable at the Intersections

Dr. Alissa Ackerman

April Baskin

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg

Moderated by: Dr. Guila Benchimol


JSJR Pilot Racial Justice Framework

Closing Teaching

Rabbi Sheila Peltz Weinberg, Rabbi, Author & Jewish Mindfulness Teacher

Convening Day 2

Opening Remarks

Stacy Schusterman, Chair, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

Elana Wien, ED, SRE Network

Breakout Session: Safety at Work and at Home

Dr. Shira Berkovits, President & CEO, Sacred Spaces

Naomi Tucker, Executive Director, Shalom Bayit

Closing Blessing

Becky Jaye, Rabbinical Student, Rabbinic Intern HUC-JIR;

Temple Emanuel of Westfield, NJ

Additional Resources

SRE Convening Resource Guide

Anti-Racism Scaffolding Resource

TIME'S UP- Guide to Inclusion and Equity During Crisis

Top 10 Ways to Shelter from the Storm

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