The AJFF Board of Directors

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is guided by a dedicated Board of Directors made up of representatives from Atlanta's Jewish and arts and cultural communities. Their leadership sets the bar for our staff and volunteers, and we are very thankful for their service to AJFF and the larger community.

  • Sari Earl, President of the Board, author and attorney
  • Max Leventhal, Past President, Woodruff Arts Center
  • M. Alexis Scott, Secretary, former publisher of the Atlanta Daily World
  • Joel Pascaner, Treasurer, Jones and Kolb
  • Amy Hertz Agami, President, The Douglas J. Hertz Family Foundation
  • James Anderson, WarnerMedia
  • Rev. Dr. Dwight Andrews, First Congregational United Church of Christ and Emory University
  • Spring Asher, Chambers & Asher Speechworks 
  • Dr. Matthew Bernstein, Emory University
  • Ted Blum, Greenberg Traurig LLC
  • Brennen Dicker, Georgia State University, Creative Media Industries Institute
  • Jason Evans, journalist and film critic
  • Sherry Frank, former Executive Director of American Jewish Committee
  • Dina Gerson, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Soumaya Khalifa, Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta
  • Steve Labovitz, Denton's
  • Rabbi Brad Levenberg, Temple Sinai
  • Steve Mensch, President and General Manager of Studio Operations, Tyler Perry Studios
  • Michael Plasker, M & P Shopping Centers
  • Gabrielle (Gabby) Leon Spatt, Board Member, American Jewish Committee, Atlanta Regional Office
  • LaRonda Sutton, Film City LLC
  • Michèle Taylor, Community Volunteer
  • Kenny Blank, Executive Director, Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (Ex Officio)
  • Dov Wilker, American Jewish Committee (Ex Officio)