Leslie Sporn

Executive Director

Leslie Sporn has been an Executive Director of a Reform synagogue since 1993. She has been serving at Sharey Tefilo-Israel since 2001. Prior to her professional work, she also served as President of her former congregation. Leslie served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (currently the URJ) from 1999-2003, and also served on the board of the National Association for Temple Administration (NATA) from 2000-2006 as a Senior Member. She held several chairmanship positions and served on numerous committees.

Leslie oversees all daily operations of TSTI. She works to engage and assist our congregants in small ways and broad strokes, while helping our leadership and volunteers achieve their dreams for our congregation and our Jewish community. 

She lives with her husband Eric in Short Hills.