Our Staff

Administration and Operations Staff   

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Steve Lewis
Executive Director

Steve leads our Administration and Operations. He is always happy to answer questions from our congregants.
email Steve Lewis
Halley Gottlieb
Clergy Assistant

Halley assists Rabbi Paley and Cantor Avery, prepares the Friday service program and communicates with congregants regarding ritual and worship questions. Halley also handles facilities scheduling and setup arrangements for bar/bat mitzvahs, weddings and any other events.
emailHalley Gottlieb
Joy Addison
Membership Secretary

Joy answers questions pertaining to membership and produces our weekly email reminder, congregational communications and our monthly bulletin.
email Joy Addison


Kathy Nall
Accounting Manager

Kathy manages accounting functions including accounts payable, payroll and provides budget information to congregants and committees.email
Kathy Nall
Heidi Barishman
Website Manager/Accounts Receivable

Heidi handles membership commitment, donations and other monies coming into the Temple and donation acknowledgements. Heidi also maintains the Temple Shalom website.
emailHeidi Barishman
Lisa Rothberg
Marketing and Special Projects

Lisa ensures that the Jewish community in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex know all about the great programs at Temple Shalom!



Monica Susman
Coordinator of Belonging

As Coordinator of Belonging, Monica will strive to create positive experiences, relationship development and engagement opportunities for both current and prospective members. Monica will work with the Membership Committee, Marketing Coordinator and staff to develop opportunities to recruit new and retain current members.
emailMonica Susman






Steven Thompson
Maintenance Supervisor

Steven leads the maintenance team. He is our Dallas Jewish Community Foundation 2020 Unsung Hero!
email Steven Thompson

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