Leadership


Staff


Jenny Reznik

Jenny Reznik

One of the busiest places at Burquest is the Office, where Jenny serves as our Administrator. As the “face of Burquest” for most people contacting us, Jenny’s friendly and efficient manner welcomes everyone. In addition to managing the weekly administrative work associated with our community, Jenny organizes the rental use of our facilities. She is fluent in Hebrew, Russian and English. Jenny joined Burquest in August 2013. She enjoyed living in Israel for the previous 20 years. She is married to Paul and they have two small children, Steven and Evelina. Jenny loves camping, cooking and spending time with her family. You are welcome to call the office at 604-552-7221 or send an email to admin@burquest.org.

Tami King

Tami King

Tami grew up in Richmond and Vancouver. She has spent the past 12 years living in the Tri-cities with her husband and three kids. Tami received her B.A. at Simon Fraser University and her M.A. at the University of the Fraser Valley. She has worked in the non profit sector for years, specifically as a volunteer coordinator with a focus on community development. Tami is thrilled to be a part of the Burquest team and is looking forward to lots of new programs serving our community. You can reach Tami via email: outreach@burquest.org


Clergy


Cantor Steve Levin

Cantor Steve Levin

Cantor Levin has an extensive musical background. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Cantor Levin received musical training at California State University, Northridge, studied voice in both New York and Los Angeles, and professionally sung several of the lead tenor roles in operas including Don Giovanni, the Magic Flute, and the Barber of Seville. He has directed choirs, organized city-wide choral festivals, and has served as the musical director for productions of Carmen, the Merry Widow, and Fiddler on the Roof. He has also worked extensively with the late musical director and composer Aminadav Aloni in concerts and recording projects. Cantor Levin has held synagogue pulpits in LA and Vancouver, Canada, where he currently resides. He has served Burquest as its spiritual leader since 2005. In addition to Shabbat services, Cantor Levin lends his musical talents to many of Burquest’s community and holiday events.


Board of Directors


President: Shoshana Szlachter

Past President: Johanna Davis

Vice President: Rudy Rozanski

Treasurer: Gideon Stuhler

Members at Large:

  • Mariah Avraham
  • Zanna Linskaia
  • Illonne Utian
  • Martin Utian
  • Marthena Fitzpatrick
  • Susan Gruman
  • Robert Xie
Burquest Hall
Burquest Hall
Burquest Hall
Burquest Hall


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