Shmuel EliwattBoard Member
Shmuel Eliwatt earned his B.A. in Organizational Communications in 1999 from Rutgers University. He is the CEO of ZAHAVA Communications, a telecommunications consulting company servicing North America. He’s also the CEO of Lively Bunch, a start-up company focusing on innovative home and family organizational products. He made aliyah with his family in 2008 from Passaic, New Jersey and currently resides in Ramat Beit Shemesh with his wife and 6 children. Since his arrival in Ramat Beit Shemesh, he has been involved with Lemaan Achai as a volunteer and avid supporter.
Rafael SaitBoard Member
Rafael Sait has been involved in the world of Jewish philanthropy for almost 15 years. As the Israel Trips Director for Olami , he oversaw grants to thousands of college students looking to learn more about their heritage. Currently as the CFO for a UK based Charity , he is involved with Jewish communities and schools across Europe. As the father of 5 he and his wife Pearly have made their home in Ramat Bet Shemesh since August of 2001.
Baruch SwinkinBoard Member
Baruch Swinkin is the owner and CFO of Route 38 Professional Services LTD, a Ramat Beit Shemesh company, offering global business solutions. Baruch has over 20 years of experience in corporate accounting and auditing, having worked in a variety of industries. Baruch brings a wealth of knowledge from his experiences working for a Big Four accounting firm, a global industry-leading company, as well as small business. Baruch’s expertise includes Israeli and US corporate accounting, Israeli HR management, internal management reporting, as well as budget development and preparation.
Eli NeumannBoard MemberEli Neumann has been part of technology companies for over 15 years. Eli is currently the CEO of Vernet Technologies, and the CTO of Networx Systems. Eli has been involved and a supporter of Lemaan Achai for over 10 years. Eli currently lives in Ramat Bet Shemesh together with his wife Shani and 4 kids.
Marc TobinBoard Member
Marc Tobin made aliya in 1998. Marc is a lawyer by training and since his aliya, has held various management positions for private and publicly-traded hi-tech and bio-tech companies. Currently he works in the area of wealth management. Marc participated in the 2009, 2013 and 2017 Maccabia Games as member of the Israeli Master’s softball team. Marc resides in Beit Shemesh with his wife and 4 children.
Mitch RichBoard MemberMitch made aliyah from New Jersey to Ramat Beit Shemesh in 2009 and currently lives in the Ramat Shilo neighborhood with his wife Tova and four children. Mitch manages real estate technology solutions delivery for US real estate companies. Prior to making aliyah, Mitch also spent time as a Chesed Activities Coordinator at Kushner Yeshiva High School. Mitch was attracted to Lema'an Achai due to the concept of Smart Chesed and the ability to give in a unique way with such a strong impact. In addition to ... Show More
Eytan Yehuda DzikowskiBoard Member
Rabbi Eytan Yehuda Dzikowski, brings a perfect blend of Torah and business acumen. Hailing from Strasbourg, France where he received his Baccalaureate and graduated with honors, he then continued his Talmudic studies at Gateshead Yeshiva in the United Kingdom under the direction of Rabbi Gerwitz, shlita. His business training in Touro College in Manhattan has assisted him in his career as a entrepreneur. When he’s not managing his several businesses, Rabbi Dzikowski sits on the board of directors of Kehillas Shivtei Yeshurun, Lema'an Achai, as well as Hatzala Beit Shemesh for which he volunteers as its CEO, Emergency Medical Technician and Emergency Hot Line Dispatcher.