Our Staff

Staff Directory


Sheila Rosenberg
Executive Director 
516-766-4300 Ext. 316

As Executive Director of Central Synagogue - Beth Emeth, Sheila views her position as that of a master problem solver. She has been with the cogregation for over thirty years and is responsible for ensuring that the daily operations of the synagogue proceed smoothly. She oversees the office and custodial staffs, and works closely with the professional staff and the synagogue president, as well as members of the Leadership Council and committee chair people. In addition, Sheila keeps the synagogue calendar, ensuring that events and programs run smoothly for the congregation. Always a willing listener, she describes herself as the "mommy" of the congregation. One of her greatest assets is that she has been, and continues to be, actively involved in her home congregation.

Sheila is the proud mom of three sons and the devoted grandmother of seven.


Edie Tishler
Administrative Assistant
516-766-4300 x310


As administrative assistant, Edie is the first person people encounter when they come to Central Synagogue - Beth Emeth. She is a major factor in helping Jacob's Ladder and the synagogue run smoothly. On a daily basis, she interacts with Rabbi Gruber, Rabbi Skiddell, Cantor Kohlbrenner, Robyn Teigman, the staff and parents of Jacob's Ladder and our congregants. She enjoys the variety of tasks that need to be accomplished each day.

Working with this congregation for over twenty years has taught Edie the intricacies of synagogue life and has enabled her to become active in her own congregation.  

Edie lives locally with her husband and is the proud mother of one daughter. 



Robyn Teigman
Early Childhood Director, Jacob’s Ladder


Robyn Teigman came to Jacob’s ladder in 1993 with her degree in early childhood education and a minor is psychology from Syracuse University. Prior to becoming our Early Childhood Director, she had many years of experience in teaching very young children. While she conducted many Mommy and Me classes and taught two-year-olds in synagogue settings, she always  worked very closely with parents.

Robyn is married and has two sons.



Joy Gluzman
Social Media and Event Coordinator


Joy joined the CSBE team in August of 2014. As Social Media Coordinator, she oversees the congregation's various Social Media accounts and works with congregants to maintain this website. She also serves as the liaison between the Synagogue and local media outlets.

As Event Coordinator, she assists with programs and events aimed at engaging local community members in activities with our congregation

Joy has a BA in English from Stony Brook University and has worked in Jewish communal life since graduation.  She is committed to assisting and enriching the Jewish journeys of others  in our community. 

Joy lives locally with her husband and their daughter. 


Sara Geller
516-766-4300 Ext. 317 


Sara joined the Central Synagogue - Beth Emeth team as Librarian in October 2016. As Librarian she works with children, staff and congregants as well as maintains the Library’s collection of books, movies, newspapers and all other media. She also works with the library committee to improve the library and work on exciting projects.

Sara earned a masters degree in Library Science from Long Island University. She lives locally with her husband and two daughters.

Please stop by the library on Wednesdays between 3 and 6 pm to check out books or to discuss what’s new in the library!