The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation today announced that Barry I. Schloss has been named the new Chair of the Board. He will also continue in his role as Treasurer/CFO. Schloss, one of the Weinberg Foundation’s five trustees, succeeds Ellen M. Heller, who concluded her term as chair on February 29, 2016, and who will also conclude her role as a trustee on May 16, 2016.
Barry Schloss brings nearly four decades of auditing and accounting experience to his service on the Foundation’s board of trustees. For the 22 years before joining the Weinberg Foundation in 2005, Schloss was Director of Accounting and Auditing Services for Gorfine, Schiller & Gardyn, P.A., a CPA firm located in Owings Mills, Maryland. Schloss is a member of the board of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and the LEADERship (a program of the Greater Baltimore Committee) where he also serves as treasurer. He is an active member of Baltimore Hebrew Congregation where he previously served as president of the organization. Schloss is a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College and is the proud grandfather of four.
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