Realizing Global Impact
Through Collaboration

2022 NJHSA & NAJC Joint Annual Conference
Minneapolis Marriott City Center
Sunday, May 15th – Tuesday, May 17th
Request for Proposals
We look forward to seeing you!

Join the Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies and Neshama: Association of Jewish Chaplains (NAJC) in addition to a wide range of Network stakeholders including NJHSA agency professionals and lay leadership, spiritual care specialists and chaplains in NAJC, partner organizations, funders, and the corporate community.

This conference will help to chart a direction for each attendee and help the Jewish human service sector to continue its efforts to thrive in our ever changing world.
You're invited to share your successes and your challenges, your thought processes, and your experiences during these changing times through a variety of
workshops highlighting:

  • Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Racial Justice
  • Chaplaincy Services/Spiritual Care
  • Crisis Response
  • Growth & Change
  • Workforce Development Initiatives and Collaborations
Kindly only complete the SurveyMonkey (and not the pdf).
The deadline for submission is Thursday, December 2, 2021.
If you have questions please contact Lisa-Loraine Smith, NJHSA Chief Program Officer, at 201-693-5130. We will let you know if your proposal has been accepted by
Thursday, January 20, 2022. If accepted, presentations, along with related materials (slides, videos, and additional resources you will share for your session)
will be due Thursday, March 10, 2022.
Our goal is for everyone to leave PowerNET 2022 with important takeaways, a renewed commitment to our Network colleagues, and exceptional strategies to strengthen your work and your communities.

We can't wait to see you IN PERSON!
PowerNET 2022 Conference Committee

Sandy Muskovitz Danto | NJHSA Board Member
Danielle Hartman | President & Chief Executive Officer | Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services
Robert Jury | Rabbi, Cantor | NAJC

Avrohom Adler | Executive Director, Strengthening Families | Jewish Family Service Association of Cleveland
Dan Arnold | Director of Clinical Services | Jewish Family and Career Services, Atlanta
Al Benarroch | Executive Director | Jewish Child and Family Service, Winnipeg
Linda Burger | Chief Executive Officer | Jewish Family Service, Houston
Rebecca Carl | Cantor | Chaplain, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Tanja Demajo | Chief Executive Officer | Jewish Family Service Agency, Vancouver
David Dern | Director of Development | Jewish Family Services of Ottawa
Pia Eisenbergh | Senior Vice President, Community Engagement | Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
Tara Feiner | Executive Director | Jewish Family Services, Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton
Jenni Frumer | Director of Strategic Initiatives | NEXT GENERATIONS
Paul Groch | Vice President, Operations | Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
Chasiah Haberman | Chaplain, BCC | Mass General Brigham-Wellesley Hospital
Judy Halper | Chief Executive Officer | Jewish Family & Children's Service of Minneapolis
Elise Herzig | Executive Director | JIAS Toronto
Robert Hyfler | NJHSA Board Member
Susan Karpman | Chief Program Officer | Agence Ometz
Lynn Liberman | Rabbi | Community Chaplain, JFS St Paul
Marla Meyers | Executive Director | Samost Jewish Family & Children's Service of Southern NJ
Howard Olshansky | Executive Director | JFS Charlotte
June Ridgway | Director, Resource Center and AgeWell Cincinnati | Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati
David Rosenberg | Senior Vice President, Programs and Strategy | Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
Judy Sacks | Jewish Community Liaison | Jewish Vocational Service, Boston
Limor Schwartz | Executive Director | Raleigh-Cary Jewish Family Services
Diane Squadron | Chief Executive Officer | Jewish Family Service of MetroWest New Jersey
Dina Stambler | Program and Outreach Manager | Raleigh-Cary Jewish Family Services
Roselle Ungar | Executive Director | Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans
Zoe Van Raan | Rabbi
Sarah Welch | VP, Workforce Development Services | NJHSA
Jeffrey Zirulnick | Chief Executive Officer | JARC FL
For questions, call Lisa-Loraine Smith at 201-693-5130 or email 
Thank you so much for considering this request. We hope to see you in May 2022!