Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Category: Federation

Alex Stroker Interim CEO

Founded 1901, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia serves the sixth-largest U.S. Jewish community. It has established a number of campaigns, including Operation Moses, which helped with the resettlement of Ethiopian Jews in Israel in 1984-85, in support of its mission to provide resources and facilitate Jewish community-building in Philadelphia, Israel and internationally. After the recent departure of its CEO, Ira Schwartz, the Federation has been engaged in a search for new leadership.

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Alex Stroker presently serves as the interim CEO of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia. Since 1996 he has managed the Jewish Exponent, a Jewish newspaper, and served as the chief operating officer of the Federation. Stroker holds a bachelor's from Penn State University.

2012
Institution Total Expenses $33,067,950
Employees 115
Salary $450,824 9
Overpaid by 21%
2010
Institution Total Expenses $37,176,576
Salary $457,784
2009
Salary $472,181
2008
Salary $438,840
1 Interim head of organization
2 Data from 2012
3 Data from 2011
4 Data from 2010
5 Data from 2009
6 Data from 2008
7 Data from 2007
8 Includes payment from SWC Museum Corp.
9 Predecessor's salary
10 Partial year
11 Not a 501(c)3
12 Annualized
13 Position currently vacant
14 As per Form 990, JNF declined to comment
15 Base salary
16 Data from president-elect period
17 2010 Employees
18 Legally exempt from public disclosure of salary
19 Highest paid professional, not CEO
20 Paid from two related organizations
21 Data from 2013

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