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Georgina Kolber

VIP New Faces: Georgina Kolber

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

Marty and Shira Zimmerman

VIP New Faces: Marty and Shira Zimmerman

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 the...

Lanny Goldwasser

VIP New Faces: Lanny Goldwasser

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...

Adam Rovner

VIP New Faces: Adam Rovner

Adam Rovner, associate professor of English and Jewish literature at the University of Denver, is the author of In the Shadow of Zion: Promised Lands Before Israel (NYU...

Amanda Perlstein

VIP New Faces: Amanda Perlstein

Perlstein, 36, is a certified child life specialist at The Children’s Hospital. She works with children and their families to reduce the level of stress and trauma...

Rabbi Michael Sunshine

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Michael Sunshine

 Michael Sunshine is the director of the Jewish Student Connection in the Denver-Boulder area, organizing and running Jewish clubs in public high schools aimed to...

Ben Lusher

VIP New Faces: Ben Lusher

Lusher is the chair of the Jewish Community Relations Council, an outreach arm of JEWISHcolorado. Professionally, he is director of business development for Nexus BSP, a...

Devora Leah Popack

VIP New Faces: Devora Leah Popack

Leah Popack, 33, is one of the lead organizers of the Great Big Challah Bake in Denver, which attracted more than 900 Jewish women this year. A Denver native who...

Romi Bean

VIP New Faces: Romi Bean

Bean, educated at the University of Colorado, has been a cheerleader for the Denver Broncos, on and off, since 2005, and works as an on-air personality, host and...

Yaron Marcus

VIP New Faces: Yaron Marcus

Marcus, 39, grew up in a real estate family but he never intended to make that his career, until seven years ago when he decided to give it a shot. He didn’t just...