Community Leaders

Jay Hack
July 1, 2014

NEXTGen President

Meet Jay Hack, 37: downtown Detroiter, professional mountain guide turned rock-solid financial planner, investment adviser, community activist, exec board member ADL and Orchard Children's Services, natural leader, new president NEXTGen Detroit

Lois and Avern Cohn
June 1, 2014

What It Means to Be an Activist

Activist is a loaded word, but I think it means to do more than simply sit on your fanny.

Treger Strasberg
June 1, 2014

Humble Designer

Meet Treger Strasberg, 36, Californian turned Detroiter, social entrepreneur, fundraiser, change agent, co-founder and CEO of Humble Design, insomniac, fueled on optimism and caffeine

Jason Raznick
April 1, 2014


Meet Jason Raznick, 35. Doer, dreamer, driven to connect the dots in new enterprise. Rising star in financial media, co-founder of Benzinga and Marketfy. Building high tech tools and talent pool in Detroit.

Kelli Saperstein
March 1, 2014

NEXTGen World Traveler

Meet Kelli Saperstein, age 34. Wealth advisor. Community builder. U. of M. alumna; Board Member - Federation’s NEXTGen, Women’s Philanthropy and Jewish Family Service; JDC Mission Leader; Fast runner, going the distance.

February 1, 2014

Sharing Sharon Alterman

A portrait of Sharon Alterman, Jewish community archivist.

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