Contact Information
Gan Ami
14330 Travilah Road
Rockville, MD 20833

Temple Beth Ami Main Office: 301-340-6818
Early Childhood Staff: 301-762-5594

Gan Ami Staff
Paula Sayag, Ph.D., Director:
Ellen Bortz, Assistant Director for Special Projects:
Parent Committee:

Temple Staff
For personal and religious questions:
Rabbi Gary Pokras:
Rabbi Baht Weiss:
Cantor Larry Eschler:

For membership questions:
Debbie Ezrin, Executive Director:

For bookkeeping questions:
Esther Abelson, Bookkeeper:
Joanne Diamond, Senior Accountant:

For Temple-wide Programming:
Shelly Gordon, Program and Engagement Director:


This Parent Handbook of Gan Ami Early Childhood Programs at Temple Beth Ami includes the major policies and practices of the school. By enrolling your child, you are agreeing to abide by these guidelines as well as all policies of Temple Beth Ami which can be found here. All questions may be referred to the Executive Director, Debbie Ezrin.