Oh, What A Year!

Posted by on May 27, 2016 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director This has been a fine year for the Kehilla community.  On May 18, 2016, more than 60 Kehilla members, staff and spiritual leaders came together […]

Executively Speaking: The Secret of Success

Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director “What is the secret of Kehilla’s  success?” With a look of respect, curiosity and a touch of awe, Rabbi David Evan Marcus, one of the […]

Executively Speaking: A Big Moment!

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director April is a big month in the Saxe-Taller household! On Saturday, April 2, our son Sam will be called to the Torah and become Bar […]

Executively Speaking: 400! We’re Growing!

Posted by on Feb 29, 2016 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller I am pleased to announce that for the first time since we moved into our building, Kehilla has surpassed 400 member households. We ended last year with […]

Executively Speaking: Let’s Talk About Money

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director When I was growing up, my family didn’t really talk a lot about money. I figured out some things by watching, like: We have enough […]

Executively Speaking: Moments Not To Be Missed

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director There is something special happening at Kehilla. I was hanging around the kitchen last Shabbat afternoon. Most of the guests who had come to Langston […]

Executively Speaking: Musing on Membership

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director The administrative staff of Kehilla has been working diligently over the last four months to renew the memberships of close to 400 Kehilla households, and […]

Executively Speaking: An Auspicious Start

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director It is the beginning of November and it is hard to believe that we are only a third of the way through our new fiscal […]

Executively Speaking: Looking Ahead

Posted by on Aug 28, 2015 in Executive Director's Blog | No Comments

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director We have entered the month of Elul.  I have a personal practice, at the moment between the conclusion of one year and the beginning of […]

Executively Speaking: On the Horizon

For many of us, the beginning of August means going on vacation, spending more time outdoors and hanging out with friends.  Here at Kehilla, it means a few other things: […]