Jewish-American Hall of Fame

The Jewish-American Hall of Fame was established by Mel Wacks at the Judah L.

Britta Kolb

Marketing and Communications Coordinator (2012-2014)
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Britta Kolb, MA, coordinates advertisements, general marketing, inquiries from the public, the University, and provides development and administrative support.

Charlotte Patterson

Events Coordinator (2012)

Bram Goodwin

Photographer

Professional photographer specializing in journalism.

Arielle Orbach-Smith

Programs Coordinator
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Arielle Orbach-Smith is the Programs Coordinator at The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life.

Edward Foley

Head Preparator

John S. Sills Memorial Lecture

The John S. Sills Memorial Lecture was instituted in 1986 in memory of distinguished community leader John S.

Eva Gurevich

Curatorial Intern (2010-2011) and Programs Coordinator (2011-2012)
Eva Gurevich

Eva Gurevich volunteered as a Curatorial Intern in 2010-2011, and later was the Programs and Events Coordinator at The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life in 2011-2012, when she oversaw the op

Andrea Daniel

Collections Volunteer
Andrea Daniel, Collections Volunteer

Andrea Daniel, who works at the American Cancer Society in Oakland, California, began volunteering with the Judah L.

Gallery Selection

William M. Brinner (1924-2011)

Professor of Near Eastern Studies (UC Berkeley)
William M. Brinner (1924-2011)

A native of the San Francisco area, Professor Brinner studied at the University of California, Berkeley, where he taught Arabic and Islamic studies in the Department of Near Eastern Studies from 19