Our Leadership

Roger Cloutier

Board Treasurer

Roger Cloutier is an experienced senior executive with both COO and CFO leadership capabilities in a wide variety of industries and in significantly diverse business operating environments. He currently provides private consulting services (executive management, leadership, operational and financial) to several companies. Additionally, he has extensive Board of Director experience with public/private as well as large non-profit charitable organizations.

Menachem Feller

Vice President

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Feller is the Director of Lubavitch House in West St. Paul and associate director of Upper Midwest Merkos Jewish Educational Association. He is responsible for the educational social programs. He specializes in counseling and pastoral care of individuals from all walks of life. He is also a sought after facilitator and speaker on social issues and challenges. He lives with his family in West St. Paul.

Benjamin Herman


Benjamin Herman was ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary in May 2011, at which time he also received an MA in Jewish Education. He previously served as Assistant Rabbi at Congregation Anshei Israel and in a number of student pulpit and education positions as well as interning as a champlain and for a social justice organization. His goals at the Jericho Jewish Center are to increase membership through experiential and meaningful programming and to strengthen the religious school and B’nai Mitzvah programs through focusing on one-on-one relationships. He also values serving as a Jewish role model, exemplified both in his passion for teaching Torah and in living an observant lifestyle.

Eli Jaffa

Board President

Eli is the founder and President of Moments Hospice. In 2016, after seeing a need in the market for suitable and appropriate hospice care, he founded Moments Hospice. During the startup period, and today, he plays a crucial role in the continued growth and success of the company. Prior to starting Moments Hospice, Eli was pivotal in the success and creation of many startups. He is committed to changing the hospice market with innovation and quality care.

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