Meet Josh

Meet Josh

Josh Kashinsky

Executive Director
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Three Fast Facts
1. I can juggle
2. I once flew a small plane
3. I’ve been to a Brittney Spears concert

More about Josh
A native of California, Josh grew up in the Bay Area, went to college at UC Santa Barbara and graduate school at Sarah Lawrence College. He joined CBI as Executive Director in May 2016 after previously working in higher education (Residence Life), Hillel and the JCC world. He also worked professionally as a theater director and producer. He lives in SW Portland with his wife, Michelle and two children, Rose and Fiona.

Shoshanna Pro-Richards

Sr. Program Manager, Membership
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(971) 339-2075
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Tracy Manaster Alifanz

Communications and Program Coordinator
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(503) 222-1069
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Bitsie Appleton

Office and Cemetery Coordinator
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Beeta Neshati

B’nei Mitzvah Coordinator and Clergy Support
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(503) 222-1069
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Michael Z. Cahana

Senior Rabbi
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Ida Rae Cahana

Senior Cantor
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Rachel L. Joseph

Associate Rabbi
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Rayna Green

Cantor
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Emanuel Rose (z”l), D.H.L., D.D.

Rabbi Emeritus
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Judith Blanc Schiff

Cantor Emerita
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Melissa Bordine

Finance Director
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(971) 339-2080
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Linda Bridges

Accounts Payable Specialist
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Talya Hernandez-Ritter

Accounting Coordinator
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Ben Sandler, M.Ed.

Education Director
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(971) 339-2076
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Chelsea Ferguson

Sr. Program Manager, Youth and Family
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(971) 339-2083
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McKenna Means

Education Coordinator
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Dallas Van Winkle

Facilities Manager
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Susie Young

Facilities Manager
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