Marina Karpilovski

serves as our Administrator. You are welcome to call the office at 604-552-7221 or send an email to admin@burquest.org.


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: Rudy Rozanski

Past President: Johanna Davis

Vice President: Dov Lank

Treasurer: Lucila Corenstein

Secretary: Sandra Hochstein

Ways and Means: Anna Litvak 

Seniors Programming and Outreach: Zanna Linskaia

Family Programming: Margarita Karpilovski 

Communications: Inna Schlafman 

Members at Large:


Jelena Fuks

Heather Lieberman


Mary-Lynn Schlifer

Laura Zitron

Burquest Hall
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