Gary Saltzman of Centennial, Colo., Re-Appointed Chairman of the Executive Committee of B'nai B'rith International
Gary P. Saltzman, of Centennial, Colo., was re-appointed chairman of the Executive Committee of B’nai B’rith International, the world’s oldest and most widely known Jewish humanitarian, human rights and advocacy organization, by President Allan J. Jacobs at the annual Board of Governors meeting in Washington, D.C.
The chairman of the Executive Committee (COE) is the No. 2 volunteer leadership position in the organization. It is the COE’s responsibility to serve as direct liaison between staff and volunteers and carry out other internal and external responsibilities of the organization.
During his first term, Saltzman represented B’nai B’rith at a variety of domestic and international venues.
“It’s been a true privilege to serve in this position for an organization that has been such a big part of my life for so long,” Saltzman said. “B’nai B’rith has evolved over the years and yet still stays true to its founding principles.”
Saltzman has been an active member of B’nai B’rith for more than 35 years. Prior to his current role as chairman of the Executive Committee, Saltzman held numerous leadership positions, including active involvement in the leadership of BBYO on behalf of B’nai B’rith International. He remains a member of the Denver Lodge board.
Professionally, Saltzman is a Certified Public Accountant with the Wenner Group, LLC and a registered investment advisor with Transitions Wealth Management, LLC.
Saltzman’s leadership skills were spotted early. In 1989 he was named a Label A. Katz Young Leadership Award winner, which is given annually to individuals under 45 who have demonstrated outstanding service to the totality of B'nai B'rith and have worked to achieve the goals of the B'nai B'rith Young Leadership program.
This year, Rebecca Saltzman, Gary’s daughter, earned the Label A. Katz Young