Our Board

The Leo Baeck Centre is run by a volunteer Board. The Board meets monthly to discuss issues and to make decisions relevant to our congregation’s various activities. Our annual general meeting occurs in late March of each year, at which office bearers and committee members are elected.

2020/2021 LBC Executive:

Ms Gillian Lubansky

Vice President
Ms Deborah Ogawa

Hon. Secretary
Dr Michael Polach

Co-Hon. Treasurers
Mr Ellis Edwards & Mark Pryor

 2020/2021 LBC Board:

  • Mr Martie Abraham
  • Mr Stephen Hacker
  • Mr Matthew Rose
  • Ms Lisa Sylvan
  • Dr Jon Taft
  • Mr Michael Taft
  • Ms Karen Silberberg
  • Ms Caroline Oblak


The board has a number of ‘standing’ sub-committees responsible for various tasks, and occasionally a special purpose committee is established to carry out a particular project. Our major standing committees are:

  • Care
  • Communications
  • House
  • House of Study
  • Leo Baeck Arts Centre
  • Library
  • Membership
  • Ritual
  • Security
  • Youth Education