Gary P. Saltzman, of Centennial, Colo., was appointed chairman of the executive of B’nai B’rith International by newly elected President Allan J. Jacobs at the Board of Governors meeting on May 22.
The chairman of the executive is the number two volunteer leadership position in the international organization. It is the COE’s responsibility to serve as chairman of the executive committee, be the direct liaison with volunteers and carry out other internal and external responsibilities.
An active member of B’nai B’rith for more than 25 years, Saltzman first served as a leader in 1986 as the president of Denver Lodge and remains a member of the Denver Lodge board. In 1989, he received the prestigious Label A. Katz Young Leadership Award, given to leaders who embody the goals of B’nai B’rith and advance the aims of the B’nai B’rith Young Leadership program. Saltzman has also served on the International Board of Governors and the Executive, Budget and Strategic Planning Committees and most recently as senior vice president.
Saltzman is a Certified Public Accountant with Wenner, Silvestain & Company, LLC—a firm he joined 37 years ago and of which he became a co-owner 1980. He is also a Registered Investment Advisor with WS Investment Advisors, LLC, which he co-founded in 1999.