Program Director / Education Director
Andre Ivory is a dynamic Jewish educator with 20 years of dedicated service to the Jewish community. Specializing in programming for youth, Andre has served congregations in his hometown of Los Angeles, CA, and Toronto, Ontario where he served as Youth Director at Beth Tzedec Congregation, Canada’s largest synagogue. Since moving to Phoenix in 2011, Andre has dedicated his service to synagogues and Jewish community organizations across the valley.
Away from professional life, Andre commits time to several community causes combating hunger, poverty and homelessness. Proudly, Andre has more than 20 years of experience coaching ice hockey in the United States and Canada, encouraging kids to become better athletes and human beings. Andre is happy to discuss the great program options at TBS. Contact him at email@example.com
Helene started her career as a full charge bookkeeper for a small furniture company in Brooklyn, NY. For 20 years she managed two federally funded housing projects in the Mid-Hudson Valley of New York responsible for the office staff, maintenance staff, rentals, budget and collection of all rent. Before coming to Temple Beth Shalom Helene worked in middle management at the Pulte Homes Call Center in Surprise, AZ as well as being a licensed Real Estate Agent. Helene was married to the love of her life Adrian Fox, who passed away in 2015. She has two terrific children and two wonderful stepchildren. Helene came to Temple Beth Shalom in March 2018, enjoys working for us and has established many friendships.