The Robert S. & Ceil N. Levy Young Leadership Award recognizes young leaders who devote time and energy to better the Jewish community of the Palm Beaches. 

Named for the founders of Federation’s young leadership division, the award has honored dozens of young leaders in the Palm Beaches who have continued building toward the Levys’ vision of a strong, vibrant Jewish community.

2021 Robert S. & Ceil N. Levy Young Leadership Award Recipients

Pamela Comiter
serves as Chair of the eighth cohort of Federation’s Emerging Leadership Program (ELP).

Brett Sandala
serves as the 2021 Chair of Federation’s Israel Program Center and has been an instrumental force in the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) since 2009.



Click here to watch the 2020 Levy Young Leadership Award recipients Ilan Kaufer and Jason Rogers introduce our 2021 recipients.


Robert S. Levy (z”l)

“It’s emotional to me to see young leaders providing hope that the Jewish heritage will continue.”
– Robert S. Levy 

Know a young leader in the Palm Beaches?

Past Award Winners:

Barry Berg
Jonathan Chane
Andrew R. Comiter
Sara Balas Densen
Jill Fenster
Jonathan Gilbert
Susan Handler
Michelle Jacobson

Amy Jonas
Michael Jonas
Ilan Kaufer
Michael A. Lampert
Gary S. Lesser
Jennifer Lesser
Tami Lesser
Lisa Lickstein

Jeffrey Mooallem
Justin Paul
Shaina Rappoport
Jason Rogers
Alyson Seligman
Brian Seymour
Lisa Seymour
Debbie Shapiro

Kevin Shapiro
Geoff Stahl
Craig S. Storch
Muriel Strosberg
Lauren Stuhmer
Paul Michael Tochner
Beth Wayne
Mark E. Yadgaroff


For more information, contact the Mandel Center for Leadership Development by filling out the contact us form below.