Our Team

Senior Leadership

Rabbi E.B. (Bunny) Freedman

CEO and Founding Director

Rabbi Joseph H. Krakoff

Senior Director

Jeffrey Forman, M.D.

Medical Director

Leadership

Natalie Rosenfield

Director of Patient Care

Cheryl Weiss

Director of Education

Barbara Haddad

Director of Social Work / LifeLinks

Michael Haines

Director of Communications

Chaplains

Rabbi Jennifer Kaluzny

Rabbi David Nelson

Rabbi Yerachmiel Rabin

Rabbi Yisrael Pinson

Rabbi A. Irving Schnipper

Rabbi Avie Shapiro

Rabbi Hershel Klainberg

Support Staff

Bonnie Laker

Community Liaison

Sue Lazar

Office Manager

Governance

David Techner

David Techner

Rabbi E.B. (Bunny) Freedman

Rabbi E.B. (Bunny) Freedman

Zina Kramer

Zina Kramer

Dana Burnstein

Dana Burnstein

Jeffrey Forman, M.D.

Jeffrey Forman, M.D.

Jeffrey Forman, M.D. is the Medical Director of the Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network. Prior to this, Dr. Forman was a world-renowned oncologist specializing in the management of prostate cancer. His undergraduate work was completed at Union College in Schenectady, New York. He earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine in 1982 and completed his internship, residency and fellowship in radiation oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland in 1986. He is board certified in radiation oncology. Dr. Forman has held faculty appointments at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University Medical College, the University of Michigan, and Wayne State University, where he served as chairman and is still a professor of radiation oncology. Dr. Forman has been very involved in the local Jewish community as a volunteer for the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit having served in a variety of capacities including chairman of Federation’s annual campaign, Project Chesed, the Maimonides program and the board of The Jewish Fund.
Email: jforman@jewishhospice.org

Gail Danto

Gail Danto

Nancy Grosfeld

Nancy Grosfeld

Joel Jacob

Joel Jacob

Martin Laker

Martin Laker

Susan Lewis

Susan Lewis

Robert Nusbaum

Robert Nusbaum

Spencer Partrich

Spencer Partrich

Mickey Shapiro

Mickey Shapiro

Rabbi Levi Shemtov

Rabbi Levi Shemtov

Lisa Shiffman

Lisa Shiffman

Nosson Stoll

Nosson Stoll

Steven Weisberg

Steven Weisberg

Larry Wolfe

Larry Wolfe

Alan Zekelman

Alan Zekelman

Community Advisory Board

  • Jeanne Aichele
  • Peg Nelson Bander
  • Stephanie Appel
  • Marilyn Begle
  • Risa Berris
  • Penny Blumenstein
  • Leslie Bricker, M.D.
  • Dana S. Buick, M.D.
  • Robert Cahill
  • Annette Carron, D.O.
  • Betty Chu, M.D.
  • Emily Croitori
  • Sandy Danto
  • Dottie Deremo
  • Marc Dunn, M.D.
  • Leo Eisenberg
  • Gail Elliott Patricolo
  • Pam Feinberg Rivkin
  • John Finn, M.D.
  • Herb Kaufman
  • Patricia Koval
  • Megan LaCross
  • Denise Lalka
  • Rabbi Harold Loss
  • Henry Maicki, M.D.
  • Michael Maddens, M.D.
  • Jeff Margolis, M.D.
  • David McAree, M.D.
  • Michael Miller
  • Patrick Miller
  • Yahya Murad, M.D.
  • Kathleen Murphy, M.D.
  • Rabbi David Nelson
  • Kathleen Olsen, C.N.P.
  • Michael Paletta, M.D.
  • Gela Pala, M.D.
  • John Pizzuti
  • Donna Pomaville, N.P.
  • Gara Sarafa, M.D.
  • Teri Sahn-Silver
  • Phyllis Schwartz
  • Charles Silow, Ph.D.
  • Michael Stellini, M.D.
  • Todd Stern
  • Annemarie Switchulis, R.N.
  • Rabbi Daniel Syme
  • Bonnie Topper-Bricker, R.N.
  • Lynn Torossian
  • Rita Winer, R.N.
  • Andi Wolfe
  • Rabbi Paul Yedwab
  • Robert Zalenski, M.D.​
Contact Us

6555 W. Maple Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
248-592-2687
248-592-2688 – Fax
info@jewishhospice.org