About Us - Advisory/Advocacy Committee

FOUNDER: Goldi Steiner

CO-CHAIRS: Goldi Steiner & Irving Weisdorf





Alan Baker - Canada

  • Advocate, Ambassador (ret.) - Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Richard Bass - Canada

  • Author and Educator


Michael P. Diamond - Canada


Dov Friedberg - Canada

Donna Holbrook - Canada

  • National Executive ICEJ Canada

Carrie Katz - Canada

Barbara Kay - Canada

  • Columnist, National Post and author

Freya Morrison - Canada

Michael Mostyn - Canada

  • CEO-B’nai Brith Canada


Dr. David Nussbaum - Canada

  • Adjunct Professor of Psychology - York University

  • Visiting Professor - China University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China


Aviva Polonsky - Canada

  • President of the Federation of Teachers in Hebrew Schools

  • B.A. (Hon), B.Ed, M.Ed


Jenna Potash - Canada

  • Director of Strategic Initiatives - Hasbara Fellowships, Canada


Robert Eli Rubinsetein - Canada

  • Partner, H&R Developments


Steve Samuel - Canada


Joseph Shier - Canada

Andy Winter

  • President of New Horizon Daycare

  • President of Simcha and Beth Meyer Congregation


Lawrence W. Zeifman

  • CPA CA, Partner



Dan Illouz - Israel

  • Attorney, Member of the Jerusalem City Council, Israel


Mordechai Kedar - Israel

  • Begin-Sadat Centre for Strategic Studies Strategic Studies, Bar-Ilan University, Israel


Rabbi Pesach Lerner - New York

  • Executive VP Emeritus, National Council of Young Israel


Matan Peleg - Israel

  • CEO, ImTirtzu.Org


Yifa Segal, Esq. - Israel

  • Director of the International Legal Forum





Dianne Bederman - Canada

  • Author, and spokesperson on Current Events


Donald Carr - Canada

  • Attorney, O.Ont., QC, JD, LHD, TEP, practicing in Toronto as Counsel to Aird & Berlis LLP, was a founding senior partner of the former law firm of Goodman and Carr LLP

  • Among many community involvements is President of Canadians for the Rule of Law and was President of UJWF (Toronto Federation), CHAT, The CJN, The Reading Law Club; Chairman of National Budgeting Conference of Canadian Jewry; Sec, & Hon. Counsel, United Israel Appeal of Canada; National Vice-President of Canadian Jewish Congress; Vice-Chairman Canada Israel Committee; Advisory Board CIJA

Doris Eckstein - Canada

  • Journalist and Co-Chair Canadian Institute of Jewish Research (CIJR), Toronto


Lloyd Druckman - Canada

  • Activist

Mahra Hart

  • B.A. Jewish studies McGill, M.Ed University of Toronto

  • History teacher at Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto (CHAT) since 1999, including 10 years as Department Head

Agnes Imani

  • Founder of Jews Against Antisemitism Canada and The Antisemitism Toolbox.


Lauren Isaacs

  • Toronto Director - Herut Canada 

Joe and Renannah Gemeiner - Canada

Margie Smith - Canada

  • Activist


Bill Smyth - Canada

  • Professor, McMaster University


Mark Vandermaas: - Canada

  • Israel’s Land Rights Trainer


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