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Very Important People

Gary Brandt

VIP New Faces: Gary Brandt

In the three years since Gary Brandt arrived on the scene in Boulder, he has made a big impact on the way Jewish youth there “do Jewish.” Brandt, 34, became the...

Jacob Eichengreen

VIP New Faces: Jacob Eichengreen

During undergraduate studies at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., Jacob Eichengreen, 27, volunteered in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake assisting emergency and...

Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt

VIP New Faces: Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt

Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt, 31, is a Denver native who’s passionate about encouraging young voters to get involved with the political process. A Cherry Creek High...

Ben Sanders

VIP New Faces: Ben Sanders

Ben Sanders, 23, grew up in Denver, attended DAT for elementary and middle school and Denver Jewish Day School for high school. He earned a BA in Jewish studies at CU. A...

Meredith Levy

VIP New Faces: Meredith Levy

Meredith Levy, 35, grew up in Philadelphia. She earned a BS in human services from George Washington University and an MA in community leadership and philanthropy...

Seth Wong

VIP New Faces: Seth Wong

A Minneapolis native, Seth Wong, 36, moved to Boulder, Colorado when he was three and has lived in the state ever since. Active at JEWISHcolorado, in his other life,...

Elias Sacks

VIP New Faces: Elias Sacks

Prof. Elias Sacks, 35, is the director of graduate studies at CU’s Program in Jewish Studies and assistant professor of religious and Jewish studies. His academic...

Georgina Kolber

VIP New Faces: Georgina Kolber

Originally from Mamaroneck, NY, Georgina Kolber moved to Colorado to attend CU-Boulder where she studied psychology and art history. Now managing director at Mizel...

Marty and Shira Zimmerman

VIP New Faces: Marty and Shira Zimmerman

Marty and Shira Zimmerman started their careers immersed in the world of Jewish communal service. They worked hard for Jewish federations and rose through the ranks, all...

Lanny Goldwasser

VIP New Faces: Lanny Goldwasser

Lanny Goldwasser, 34, is a founder of Phunkshun, a snow sport accessories line. He was born on Kibbutz Ruhama, near Sderot, Israel, which his grandparents founded in the...