Jewish Community of Sedona and the Verde Valley Synagogue

Board of Directors

JCSVV Board of Directors

Our JCSVV Board of Directors has 14 members who serve as the leaders of the congregation.  Many volunteers also assist the Rabbi and the part-time Office Manager/Executive Assistant who are the only paid employees of the congregation.


President Sybil Malinowski Melody
Executive Vice President Patti Eyres
Treasurer/Finance Vice President Steve Heims
Facilities Vice President Milt Small
Membership Vice President Gloria Brown
Religious Affairs Vice President Joe Berger
Recording Secretary
Jenny Hirst


  • Margie Gershtenson
  • Stephen Gladstein
  • Patty Hoisch
  • Marissa Luhman
  • Clare Small
  • Harold Streem
  • Paul Weiss


Office Manager/Executive Assistant Andrea Western