Executively Speaking: The Close of A Good Fiscal Year

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by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director We are coming near the end of our fiscal year, paying our last bills, receiving our final gifts and closing the books on the 2014-2015 […]

Executively Speaking: The Whole is Greater than the Sum of its Parts

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director More than 70 Kehilla members gathered on the first Sunday in May for Kehilla’s Annual Community Meeting.  It was easy to see that people were […]

Executively Speaking

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director Last month, I began my Kol Kehilla article with the line from Sweet Honey in the Rock’s Ella’s Song, “We who believe in freedom cannot […]

The Synagogue Turns A Corner: An Invitation to Kehilla’s May 3rd Community Meeting

From Rabbi David, Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director, and Lynn Bravewomon, Board Co-Chair This is a special moment in the life of our congregation. We have emerged from a somewhat shaky […]

Executively Speaking

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director “We who believe in freedom cannot rest. We who believe in freedom cannot rest until it comes.” I remember the first time I sang this […]

Executively Speaking

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director Over the years, I have learned a lot about how synagogues function. Having worked at Congregation Kol Shofar in Tiburon, with dozens of congregations during […]

Coming to Kehilla

 by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director   [From Rabbi David: After many collective hours of interviews with wonderful candidates, our search committee’s recommendation to hire Michael Saxe-Taller as our new Executive Director […]