Board of Directors

Tampabay-Job-Links 2021 Board Members

Ed Amato

  • Treasurer, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Graduate, United States Military Academy at West Point
  • Retired Colonel U.S. Army Special Forces, Green Beret
  • Volunteer, Florida-Israeli Business Accelerator
  • Scoutmaster, Boy Scout Troop 610

andrew-hAndrew Hirsch*

  • Board Member, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Senior Vice President, The Hirsch Group at Robert W. Baird & Co.
  • Past Board Member, Florida Bar Grievance Committee
  • Current Board Member and Past President, Florida Securities Dealers Association
  • Class Member, Leadership Tampa 2005, Tampa Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Congregation Schaarai Zedek Investment Committee
  • Volunteer, Jack & Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation

andi-jAndi Jacobs*

  • Chair, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Owner, Jacobs Marketing and Advertising
  • Former Vice President and Director of Marketing & Advertising, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Inc.
  • Guardian Ad Litem, 13th Judicial Circuit
  • Member-at-Large, Tampa Jewish Community Center & Federation Leadership Council 2008-2010

Jason Jorgensen

  • Board Member, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Business Operations, Apogee Engineering LLC
  • Graduate, United States Naval Academy
  • Retired U.S. Navy Captain

lili-kLili Kaufmann*

  • Board Member, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Past President, Tampa Jewish Federation 1996-2000
  • Founding Member, Congregation Beth Am
  • Former Member, National Board Women’s Philanthropy
  • Member, Jewish Agency for Israel

blossom-lBlossom Leibowitz*

  • Founder, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Recipient, 2010 Tampa Jewish Federation Tikkun Olam Award
  • Past President, Tampa Jewish Federation 1994-1995
  • Former Member, Tampa Jewish Federation Campaign Cabinet
  • Founding Member, 1818 Philanthropic Circle

mark-sMark Schneider*

  • Board Member, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Founder and President, SAM Software Corporation
  • Attorney and CPA
  • Vice Chair, Advisory Committee to Hillsborough County School Board

Cherie Silberman

  • Secretary, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Attorney/Founder, Empath Employment & HR Law
  • Member, Tampa Jewish Federation and JCC Annual President’s Dinner Committee
  • Recipient, 2016 Hope Cohen Barnett Young Leadership Award, Tampa Jewish Federation
  • Class Member and Graduate, Tampa Connections 2011; Former Alumni Committee Chair

jack-rJack Roth* (of blessed memory)

  • Past Treasurer and Secretary, TampaBay-Job-Links
  • Past President, Tampa Jewish Federation 1992-1994
  • Recipient, 2007 Tampa Jewish Federation Tikkun Olam Award
  • Past President, Roth Brothers of Florida, Inc. and Roth Investment Partnership
  • Former Member, Jewish Tampa Tomorrow Committee
  • Former Member, Tampa Jewish Federation Campaign Cabinet

*Founding Board Member

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