Jewish Family & Children’s Service Announces Addition to Board of Directors

(PHOENIX – Nov. 6, 2019) – Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) is pleased to announced that effective immediately, Marc Giannone and Edward Ober have been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Currently a partner and wealth management advisor for Eaton Cambridge, Inc., Giannone joins the board with more than 10 years of experience in financial planning and wealth management. Giannone is the city initiatives lead for Generous Giving and is committee chair for the metro Phoenix chapter of Young Life.

Ober is a legal industry veteran with 40 years of experience, most recently as managing partner of  Ober Pekas Ronstadt,  a law firm focusing on disability benefits cases. His extensive board experience includes: ASU Hillel; major gifts vice chair for the Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix; Arizona Center for Disability Law where he served as president for four years; Beth El Congregation and the Arizona Center for Law in Public Interest.

“We are pleased to welcome Marc and Ed to the board of directors,” said JFCS President and CEO Dr. Lorrie Henderson. “As highly respected professionals with extensive experience in their respective fields, we look forward to their expert engagement and assistance in helping position JFCS for a successful future.”

About Jewish Family & Children’s Service

Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) is a non-profit, non-sectarian organization that strengthens the community by providing behavioral health, healthcare and social services to all ages, faiths and backgrounds. JFCS’ goal is for a future where families are strong, where elders are cared for and where children are safe. The dedication to the mission is strengthened by a commitment to core Jewish values that honor community and the continuity of the generations. More information is available at



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