Board of Directors

Janey Sweet, President
Robert Hanisee*, Chairman of the Board
Sherry Altura
Herbert Chasman
Rosalind Chasman
Sarah Rena Conner*
Craig Darian
Robert Davidow*
Mark Dorner
Heather Dula
Harry Dyner
Loni Dyner
Steve Emerson*
Irwin Field
Nathan Fischel

Edith Fischer*
Ruth Flinkman-Marandy
Joseph Freed
Sharon Freed
Steve Freed
Karren Ganstwig
Fariba Ghodsian
Oli Halfon
Derek Herrera
Nathan Hochman
Judy Jonas
Charles Levin*
Daniel Lieber
Halaine Maccabee Rose
David Marcus
David Polak*

Jeff Polak
Richard Ratner
Barak Raviv
Stephen E. Schloss
Arnold Seidel
Joan Seidel*
Regina Shrekenhamer
Michael Steuer
Marilyn Strumwasser
Albert Sweet
James Turken*
Doug Warner
Harry Werksman Jr.
Bruce Whizin

* Past President

Technion Fund

The Technion is contributing to Israel and the global good in unprecedented ways, and it depends on people like you to ensure its continued advancement as a world-class institution of higher education.

The Technion Fund will help ensure that our supporters have access to a broad array of opportunities for engagement at all levels. The Fund will support the entire ecosystem necessary to maintain the Technion’s distinctive strengths.

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Join Us at Local Events

Hear firsthand from Technion experts and alumni about breakthroughs that are advancing science, medicine, and technology worldwide. We host programs ranging in size from large dinners to roundtable discussions and networking lunches, to more intimate cocktail parties and dessert receptions.

Technion Alumni: Be sure to ask about our special alumni events.

LA Board with Brigadier General (Res.) Prof. Jacob Nagel at a California Event
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Planned Giving

Have you considered the Technion in your estate planning? The American Technion Society's support of Technion facilities, research, faculty, and students has led to discoveries that have made life better for people around the world. Be part of that legacy. A planned gift can lower your tax bill, increase your income and your heirs’ inheritance, and unlock value in your real estate. We invite you to join our Genesis Circle.

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Technion Innovators

The Technion Innovators is a new initiative from the American Technion Society – Southern California that brings together the next generation of leaders who have a passion for Israel, Innovation, Education, Technology, Science, Health, and Entrepreneurship. Join with us to connect with leaders in technology, healthcare, and entrepreneurship, to network and have fun, all while doing good.

Recent events include a rooftop cocktail party, a private screening of the documentary Sustainable Nation, and Conversation and Cocktails with Technion students at a private home.

For more information, contact Pamela Wohl, Senior Director of Development.

Technion supporters at an American Technion Society "Innovators" event on a rooftop in Los Angeles.