Board of Councilors

Steven Spielberg
Founder | Honorary Chair, Board of Councilors

The Board of Councilors serves as an advisory group to provide counsel, advice and contacts to the President, Provost and Dean, and the Executive Director and staff of USC Shoah Foundation and to promote the College’s objectives for the Institute.

Life Board Members

  • Wallis Annenberg
  • Gerald Breslauer
  • Jerome Coben
  • Renée Crown
  • Robert J. Katz
  • Roman Kent
  • Michael Rutman

Chair Emeritus

  • Stephen A. Cozen

Chair

  • Lee Liberman

Vice Chair

  • Joel Citron

Executive Committee

  • Cecilia Chan
  • Melinda Goldrich
  • Trudy Gottesman
  • Yossie Hollander
  • Andrew Intrater
  • Mickey Shapiro
  • David Zaslav

Members

  • David Adelman
  • Susan Crown
  • Phyllis Epstein
  • Anita Friedman
  • Andy Friendly
  • Eric Greenberg
  • Marcy B. Gringlas
  • Dan Hilferty
  • Harry Krakowski
  • William Lauder
  • Bruce Ramer
  • Harry Robinson
  • Suzi Weiss-Fischmann

In Memoriam

  • Edgar M. Bronfman
  • Erna Viterbi
  • Lew Wasserman

Finci-Viterbi Executive Director

  • Stephen D. Smith (2009–)

Past Executive Directors

  • Kim Simon (2008–2009)
  • Douglas Greenberg (2000–2008)
  • Ari Zev (1999–2000)
  • Michael Berenbaum (1997–1999)
  • Ari Zev (1996–1997)

Founding Executive Directors

  • June Beallor
  • James Moll

Founding Advisory Committee

  • Karen Kushell
  • Branko Lustig
  • Gerald R. Molen