Dr. Ruth Stein – Chair of the Board


 Dr. Ruth Federman Stein is  Chair of the Jewish Federation of CNY’s Board.  She most recently served as Vice-Chair of Board and chaired the Federation’s Communications Committee.   She has been an active member of the Federation Board of Directors since 2007.

Ruth served as president of Congregation Beth Sholom-Chevra Shas from 2001-2003 and as president of their Sisterhood organization from 2004 through 2006. She was elected and served as a Commissioner of Education for the City of Syracuse Board of Education from 1983-1991 and as president of that board from 1986-1987. Ruth most recently served as Interim Director of Syracuse University’s Academic Integrity Office. She teaches part-time at LeMoyne College.