Board of Trustees

Officers

  • Lewis Deborah2CROPDeborah Lewis grew up attending Temple Sinai where she became a bat mitzvah and a confirmand. She has been chair of the Religious School Committee and the Ritual Committee and served on the search committee that selected Cantor Robins. Deborah is a social worker on the palliative care team at Washington Hospital Center. Before changing careers, she was an attorney. She and her husband, Leon, a labor lawyer, have a daughter and a son who became b’not mitzvah at the temple.

Board of Trustees

  • Baratz MichaelMichael Baratz and his wife, Raanan Weintraub Baratz, have been members of Temple Sinai since 2002. Michael has been involved with the Temple since 1995 when he was a Sunday school teacher during college and law school. Their children, Elia (10) and Ami (7), attended Temple Sinai Nursery School. Both kids attend Religious School. Michael is a partner at the law firm, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, where he specializes in commercial litigation, international arbitration, and judgment enforcement.