Irwin Kroot, Director


Irwin Kroot has been an active member of CBST for eight years, deeply involved in various roles within the community. Since 2017, he has contributed to the CBST Community Chorus and served as its Coordinator from August 2022 onwards. Additionally, his commitment extends to pivotal roles such as serving on the Senior Rabbi Search Committee from 2023 to 2024 and participating in the synagogue’s Human Resources Advisory Team since 2023.

Beyond CBST, Irwin’s dedication to community service spans decades, including volunteer roles at the New York City LGBT Center and founding the Coalition of Lesbian and Gay City Employees. Professionally, he has held significant positions such as Producing Director of Kaleidoscope Theatre Company and trustee roles in pension funds and professional associations.

Irwin’s extensive background in non-profit Human Resources in New York City has equipped him to provide invaluable support to CBST’s clergy and staff. 

Irwin is eager to continue contributing his skills and commitment to CBST’s mission as a dedicated member of the Board.

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