Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) 

Mission Statement 
The mission of the Jewish Community Relations Council is to build understanding and generate support for Israel, and public policy and social issues which are important to the Dallas metro area Jewish community.

About the JCRC

As the public affairs division of the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas, our scope encompasses public policy, communications, education, issue management, interfaith and inter-ethnic relations, and social action. Our priorities include:

Supporting Israel advocacy and education

Strengthening interfaith and inter-ethnic relations

Serving as a resource to the Jewish and greater community

Tikkun Olam: repairing the world through local and state-wide action

Meeting with Texas State Legislators

Leadership briefings with local civic leaders

Serving as a resource for the community

Participating in tikum olam to help the community

Supporting Israel Advocacy

Strengthening Interfaith Relations


JCRC Staff

Anita Zusman Eddy

Executive Director

Kimberly Kort

Project Manager

Michelle Golan

Community Outreach & Public Affairs Manager

      Melanie Rubin, JCRC Chair

JCRC Executive Committee

Melanie Rubin, JCRC Chair

A.J. Rosmarin (Immediate Past Chair)

Marlene Cohen

Sean Dalfen
Dr. Craig Rosenfeld
Adam Segall

Dawn Strauss

Lawrence Steinberg

Jim Tolbert



Robert Feldman

Ann Margolin
Lillian Pinkus

Florence Shapiro

Ron Steinhart

Andrea Weinstein

As a central convener of the Dallas Jewish community, the JCRC partners with all local Jewish institutions, including synagogues, schools, member organizations and others. The JCRC also works in association with our partner organizations below.