The following chaverim were in attendance or on the conference call:
Shalom Baum, Jack Bieler, Binyamin Blau, Steven Burg, Yisrael Ciner,
Dovid Cohen, Mark Dratch, Zvi Engel, Dov Fischer, Arie Folger, Shmuel
Goldin, Avrohom Gordimer, Yonah Gross, Shlomo Hochberg, Jerold Isenberg,
Wesley Kalmar, Barry Kornblau, Doniel Kramer, Elly Krimsky, Leonard
Matanky, Ari Perl, Chaim Poupko, David Rabhan, Shmuel Silber, Ze’ev
Smason, Adam Starr, Chaim Strauchler, Kalman Topp, Shlomo Weissmann,
David Wolkenfeld, Howard Zack, and Michoel Zylberman.
Minutes for December 10, 2014 Meeting of the RCA Executive Committee
At a special meeting of the Executive Committee of the
Rabbinical Council of America, held in the offices of the RCA, NY, NY,
on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, President Leonard Matanky in the chair,
and Reuven Tradburks acting on behalf of the secretary, the following
items were decided:
- A motion to accept a budget for the 2015 fiscal year passed unanimously.
- Binny Blau, chairman of the Semicha Standards Committee,
reported on recent experiences and work of the committee, apprising the
Executive Committee of its intent to revisit parameters for
investigating, evaluating and recommending private and yeshiva semichot.