Rabbi Harley Karz-Wagman

 Rabbi Harley Karz-Wagman has served as the spiritual leader and Educator for Congregation Bayt Shalom, in Greenville, North Carolina, since 2016.  He is the Board Secretary for the Center for Family Violence Prevention (Domestic Violence) and works with numerous interfaith groups. Previously he served Temples in Louisiana, Wyoming, North Carolina, Washington, and Arkansas, and directed Hillels (serving Jews on college campuses) at Tulane, Arizona, and Colorado.

Rabbi Karz-Wagman has founded Holocaust Education Committees; groups to celebrate diversity and fight prejudice; and Israel advocacy groups.  He served as a leader for domestic violence; interfaith education; and United Way. Before seminary studies, he practiced law in Los Angeles, with a B. A. and J.D. from UCLA, rooting their team to six national basketball championships in seven years.

He can be reached by email at rabbiharleyk@gmail.com or by phone at 252-830-1138


Congregation Bayt Shalom Board 2020

Name PositionContact
Jeremy TuchmayerPresidentjtuchmayer@gmail.com
Suzanne ClarkVice President
Leah GrubbTreasurergrubbl@ecu.edu
Position AvailableSecretary

Committees & Auxiliaries

Jodi AdlerCo-Chair, Education
Marc MillerCo-Chair, Educationmillermarcs@yahoo.com
Elizabeth MyersCo-Chair, Educationelizjmyers@gmail.com
Carol RadosMembership
Laura MazowReligious Affairs
Saul HorowitzPrograms Chair
Position AvailableHouse Chair
Position AvailableYouth Group Chair
Amy BlumenthalYouth Group Co-Advisor
Position AvailableYoung Jewish Professionals
Rich RadosMen's Club
Position AvailableSisterhoood
Julia PetrassoSocial Action and Community Relations
Position AvailableChesed Caring Committee


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Rich Rados
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