Paula Jacobson, president of the Methodist Healthcare Foundation who serves as president of Temple Israel's board of directors, says that while the membership may be decreasing, the number of participating members is growing.
attributes that "to Micah's passion, his
leadership, and his
vision for strengthening Judaism," she
sees the rabbi's greatest strength as "his
laser focus on leading his
clergy team and the rest of us to focus always on what's best for our congregation.