The Federation officers include: president, two Vice Presidents (who chair the Campaign Committee), secretary, treasurer (who chairs the Budget and Allocations Committee), and president-elect.
The Board includes members from the community at large, who serve for a term of three years. In addition, the presidents of the other local Jewish organizations, the rabbis, all MKJF past presidents and the director of the religious school serve as ex officio members of the board, with voice and vote.
Meetings of the board are held at least five times a year.
For more information about the governance of the MKJF, contact the office.
MKJF Board of Directors 2017-2018
President Les Padzensky
Vice President Ed Anger
Vice President Peter Grant
Secretary Cynthia Ponder
Treasurer Lisa Klaskin
Immediate Past President Seth Merrell
Ex-Officio Board Members with voice and vote:
Past Presidents of the Federation
President & Rabbi of Congregation Emanu-El
President & Rabbi of Hebrew Congregation
Presidents of local Jewish organizations
Director, Wichita Jewish Community School