Steven Volinsky – Chair of Finance

Volinsky, Steve - 2012Steven P. Volinsky chairs the Finance Committee of the Jewish Federation of CNY.  He is a Certified Public Accountant who was the Chief Financial Officer of Raymour & Flanigan for 18 years.  He served as Controller of Ethan Allen Stores in Syracuse and Rochester for 15 years and was a member of the Price Waterhouse firm.

He was elected Treasurer of Temple Concord for 8 years and is now the Financial Consultant to their Executive Board.  In 2013 He and his wife Fran received the Margie Markson Johnson Heart & Soul Award in recognition of their years of valuable participation and volunteer service to benefit the temple.  They have both been members and chairs of vital temple committees for many years.

Steve graduated from Nottingham High School and from Syracuse University with a degree in Accounting.  He is a devoted Syracuse University football and basketball fan as well as an avid golfer. His son Jeff is a published composer living in Los Angeles and his daughter Rebecca is a working artist residing in New York City.